Our People

Tamara Barr – Managing Director

Principal Consultant

Tamara brings over 16 years’ experience working as a Company Secretary and Corporate Governance Advisor across a variety of corporate sectors and industries in across the UK and Australia, providing service to ASX listed, public and private companies.

As a Company Secretary and Corporate Governance Advisor, Tamara has worked closely with Board and C Suite Members to provide relevant advice and support. She is passionate about sound Corporate Governance and is an Affiliated Member Company Secretary (GIA). Tamara brings solid experience in the following areas: 

  • Company Secretariat
  • Corporate Governance
  • Board and Committee structuring
  • ASX / ASIC Advice and Guidance
  • Board / Committee Memorandums as required
  • Board / Committee pack set up/ design/ delivery
  • Board / Committee / AGM / Investor meetings
  • Policy & Procedure Guidance (eg: Whistleblower)
  • Annual / Interim Reporting as required
  • Share Registry Management / Liaison
  • Due Diligence
  • Board Recruitment Assistance
  • Project Management
  • Independent Expert Review
  • Corporate Finance Administration
  • Market Research
  • Investor Relations
  • Restructuring (Procedure & Process Development)
  • Event Coordination (AGM / EGM / SGM)

Brygyda Maiden – General Counsel & Company Secretary

Corporate Governance Consultant

Brygyda Maiden acts as our internal General Counsel and Company Secretary, and provides Company Secretarial and Corporate Governance consultancy services to our clients.

Brygyda is an experienced Company Secretary and Corporate Governance professional with depth of knowledge built through more than 15 years’ experience in complex commercial and regulatory environments.  Brygyda has worked closely with Boards and C-suite executives and provides timely, relevant and commercial guidance.

Brygyda’s commercial experience is supported by formal qualifications.  She has recently completed the Australian Institute of Company Directors course and has several relevant tertiary qualifications in law and business, including two postgraduate degrees.

Sarah McKaig – Corporate Governance Assistant

Client Success Developer

Sarah McKaig is a Corporate Governance Assistant who specialises in regulatory compliance, project governance and company administration.

Sarah has worked in Australia for over 7 years, with her Corporate Governance highlights at two not-for-profit organisations in the healthcare sector.  She has developed a keen interest in Board elections, Board selection and delivery of annual general meetings.  Sarah continues to expand her knowledge across the private sector including the ASX regulatory framework.

Sarah brings expertise in the following areas:

  • Guidance on duties of Directors and officers
  • Meeting compliance
  • Minutes, resolutions, and actions
  • Guidance on conflicts of interest

Having gained her Certificate in Governance Practice from GIA in 2019, Sarah is committed to championing the philosophies of good governance and best practice. She is dedicated to client satisfaction and is highly approachable for all matters, great and small.

Kate Goland – Corporate Governance Consultant

ASX Guidance Advisor

Kate Goland is an experienced Corporate Governance and Company Secretarial professional.  She has extensive expertise in supporting clients in meeting their corporate governance obligations and ASX and ASIC compliance requirements.

Kate has held the role of Company Secretary of various ASX listed, public, private companies and not for profit organisations.

Kate has a keen interest in adding value to the long-term growth of an organisation and has worked with Boards and Senior Executives to develop and embed best practice corporate governance and company secretarial practices within the varying organisations.

What Our Clients Are Saying

Rating: 5 out of 5.

I do not hesitate to recommend her, as her CoSec skills are excellent, and she is a very motivated, hard working person. Tamara is a pleasure to work with and I look forward to using the services of ClearSky Blue in the future.

Philip Hicks
Company Group Secretary
Canopius Group

Rating: 5 out of 5.

CSB has been an outstanding support throughout our start-up phase. Tamara’s professionalism and the quality of her company secretarial and corporate governance knowledge has been evident.

Stephen Strubel
Executive Director & Company Secretary
Auric Mining Ltd

Rating: 5 out of 5.

We engaged Tamara earlier this year for corporate governance and business services support.  Her attention to detail and level of professionalism was very high quality & her knowledge of both CoSec matters & the general business world is excellent.  Tamara was an asset to our Team and her service was of great benefit to our Company. 

Amy Monteith
Office & Accounts Manager
Linmag Australia Pty Ltd