Our People

Kent Aughey
General Manager

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M.R.E.I., F.A.I.C.D.


With substantial involvement with the family business sector, including his own family businesses, Kent has built up 30 years of experience working across various sectors, including
hospitality & tourism, wine & vineyards, property investment, development and owning/operating real estate businesses across to farming & the financial markets, working in Venture
capital and investment advising. 

He now shares this knowledge that only seasoned experience can provide, including board advisory and directorships, independent meeting facilitation, transaction advice and
supporting business owners to maximise their business value.

Kent's philosophy is simple; "I operate with shared values, professional integrity, ethics and efficiency"

M: 0408 810 299


Bevan Roberts

Specialist Adviser

M.R.E.I., G.A.I.C.D., M.A.I.B.B., C.E.P.A.


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Bevan is an experienced Manager across an extremely wide range of Industries which include tourism, Education, Primary Industry, Distribution and Automotive.

A South Australian, he worked interstate and nationally for six years, returning to South Australia to establish his own business which he ran successfully for twenty five years.

He joined Dale Wood Business Sales Consultancy in 2005 and in 2007 acquired this well-established consultancy.

With the consultancy now a part of the Hub 39 Group, he continues to provide Specialist Advice to Families and Businesses, who wish to grow or exit.

He was an appointed member of the Business Development Council of South Australia for six years and Chaired its Economic and Finance Subcommittee.

As an Accredited Family Business Specialist Adviser he both speaks and mentors on business issues and trends and had added accreditation from the Exit Planning Institute, a prominent body based in Chicago.

He is an active Board Member of the Glenelg Golf Club and Volleyball SA.

M: 0413 872 737


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Steve spent 10 years with South Australian clothing and footwear icon R M Williams Pty Ltd, involved in retail and wholesale product representation and the development and implementation of their national retail chain of Bushman’s Outfitters stores.

This was followed by 16 years' experience in the transport industry, predominately with Ansett Air Freight and various divisions of TNT Australia.           

His roles included Sales and Marketing, Operations, Administration, Branch and State Management. Areas of specialty included air, road, warehousing, distribution and logistics.

Steve enjoyed 2 years with Link Telecommunications specifically involved with the design, application and sales of messaging and call management systems.

Steve also has a 25 year association with Licensed Premises and has recently converted this knowledge into successful sales.

His current role with Dale Wood Business Sales Consultancy has spanned some 18 years, during that time he has amassed a myriad of satisfied Venders and Purchasers, many of whom have been repeat clients and referees to Vendors wishing to sell their own businesses.

SPECIALISING IN: General Business and Property Sales, which includes, Motels, Licensed Premises, Child Care, Engineering & Metals, Manufacturing, Warehousing and Distribution

M: 0418 778 800