Directors & Management


Danny Herceg
Non-Executive Chairman

Danny joined the Board in October 2019 and previously served as a Director of the company from 2007 to 2014.

Danny is a senior corporate and commercial lawyer. Danny’s practice is focused on initial public offerings, secondary market capital raisings, capital market divestments, public and private M&A, strategic divestments and restructures, demergers / spin-offs, takeover defences and commercial negotiations. He has been advising Australian and international enterprises for over 18 years.

Danny has been a partner in several major Australian law firms, as well as working as a foreign lawyer in the head office of an international law firm in Chicago, gaining experience in US capital markets. He now leads his own boutique firm. Danny has been on the board of several ASX listed companies.

Leanne Catelan
Executive Director

Leanne Catelan joined the board on 31st August 2011 as non-executive director. Leanne is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Leanne has commercial and management experience within both private and public company structures, including more than 8 years in the Information Technology Industry.

Leanne also has experience in the Sports Management Industry, including contract and endorsement negotiations both domestically and internationally.

Michael Copeland
Executive Finance Director

Michael Copeland joined the Board in September 2019 as executive finance director. Michael joined Excelsior in January 2019 as Financial Controller and was appointed Company Secretary in May 2019. Michael has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry and has held senior finance related positions at several ASX listed companies, the most recent being at Resimac Limited.

Michael has both a Bachelor of Business and Master’s degree in Accounting from Charles Sturt University. Michael is a Certified Practicing Accountant.