Eolas Capital provides solicitation services to asset management firms ("Partner Managers") as part of their investment advisory services. Eolas Capital is compensated for the endorsement of the Partner Manager in accordance with the Form ADV Part 2A disclosures and the fee table as both document are disclosed on this website. Eolas Capital does not represent a recommendation of any particular security, investment strategy, investment product of a Partner Manager and is acting only as a solicitor. Any material conflicts of interest on the part of Eolas Capital in giving the endorsement resulting from the Partner Manager’s relationship with Eolas Capital and/or a description of any compensation arrangement, provided, is included in the disclosure documents. Information with respect to Partner Manager’s investment management services have been provided and approved for distribution by the Partner Manager. Eolas Capital does not warrant or guarantee the information’s completeness or accuracy.

This website describes the provision of working capital and a range of operational support services for which Eolas Capital receives a revenue share as compensation from a Partner Manager including from investment manager partners of its parent company and affiliate, Channel Capital. In this arrangement, such services are not considered to be investment advice and Eolas Capital is not acting as an investment adviser. These services are not intended to be, nor should it be construed or used as an offer to sell, or a solicitation of any offer to buy interests or shares in any investment product or private funds offered by the Partner Managers.


Michael Bird

Chief Financial Officer
Channel Capital Group

Michael is the Channel Group Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for overseeing the financial and business administration for Channel and our associated boutique partners.

He is an experienced finance professional with a career spanning over 25 years as a practicing Chartered Accountant. Michael has a deep understanding of the Wealth industry through his 12 years of working with Westpac Banking Corporation and BT Financial Group (BTFG) covering Funds Management, Insurance and Banking activities. In his most recent role with BTFG, Michael was Head of Finance for the Platforms, Investments and Superannuation business units. He has strong financial control & reporting experience with a proven track record for stakeholder management and leading high performing & diverse teams. Prior to joining Westpac, Michael was a Director with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Michael holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accountancy from the University of South Australia and is an Associate member of Chartered Accountants of Australia & New Zealand.