Harry is a co-founder of Viva Leisure and has been driving the business since it commenced operating its first health club on 12 January 2004, initially as the Managing Director of The Club Group Pty Ltd. In June 2019, Viva Leisure became the first health club group to IPO on the Australian Stock Exchange. Since that time it has completed a significant amount of acquisitions and conducted two further capital raises equating to A$45m (A$60m including capital raised during listing). Harry is passionate about the fitness industry and considers innovation and information technology as key to the success of Viva Leisure, after starting his first business at age 15 while still at school. Harry has over 25 years of experience developing, managing and selling technology services business. Prior to establishing Viva Leisure, Harry was a founding partner of a number of technology providers, including Dynamite Internet, Velocity Internet, eSolve IT and Technology Warehouse Australia. Harry was awarded the 1998 Telstra Entrepreneur Award for the Australian Capital Territory at age 23 for Dynamite Internet. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Office Management from the University of Canberra.
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