Barry Odes is a highly experienced and credentialed C Suite Executive.
He has spent over 25 years in Financial Service businesses in both ASX and unlisted environments. More recently Barry moved into the start-up world where he has spent the last 8 years growing Fintech businesses.
Barry was one of the early recruits of Afterpay, joining at a time when there were fewer than 20 staff members. Over his 5.5 years at Afterpay, Barry held numerous roles within the business including Global Chief Operating Officer, Chief Enterprise Risk Officer, Global Chief of Staff and Executive Adviser. He remains a trusted adviser to the Afterpay co-founders in his role of CEO of their joint family office.
Barry is a natural people person, with a passion for managing and mentoring others over the long-term. He values loyalty, friendship and the intense satisfaction of working with high-functioning teams to deliver outstanding outcomes.
As director and Responsible Person of the Eisen Family Private Fund, Barry is excited by the possibilities of deploying philanthropic capital to help shift the dial on some of society’s most intractable problems. With a strong sense of family and community, Barry is happiest wherever he’s spending time with his wife and three kids.