LNU's Principal Activity is the development of technology products, software development and the commercialisation and licencing of its computer software, the Linius Video Virtualization EngineTM.
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Linius Technologies Limited (LNU) is a technology company that deals in the development of technology products, software development and the commercialisation and licencing of its computer software, the Linius Video Virtualization EngineTM, the world's first video virtualisation engine. The technology transforms large inflexible video files into small highly flexible data structures.
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|Mr James Brennan||Executive Director,Chief Executive Officer||Oct 2021||
Mr James Brennan
Executive Director,Chief Executive Officer
Mr Brennan has 20 years of management experience, gained in roles held across Asia, North America, and Europe. Over this time, he has had experience for leading global technology adoption, driving sales and go-to-market strategies for enterprise software and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) businesses. He has held in a number of highly regarded organisations including Kaltura, BlueJeans Network, and Polycom. Most recently, he was Head of Product at software services company Integrated Research Limited (ASX:IRI). While in this position he led the ambitious launch of three major products last year, which quickly gained market traction. He was awarded the APAC Cloud Video Service Provider of the Year by analyst Frost & Sullivan.
|Mr John Wallace||Non-Executive Director||Dec 2020||
Mr John Wallace
Mr Wallace has over 30 years of experience in tier 1 video and media organisations, across operations, and sales, with an understanding and experience in technology, television and broadcasting industry. He most recently served as President & Chief Executive Officer of Deluxe Entertainment Services, the Media & Entertainment Industry's century-old post production and video distribution services company. Since retiring from Deluxe Entertainment Services last year, Wallace has been involved in the startup investment community as well as continuing his service on the Board of Directors of Avid Technology, which he joined as an Independent Director in 2017. Prior to joining Deluxe Entertainment Services, Wallace served as President, Operations & Technical Services at NBCUniversal. In this role, he led the company's technology group and its global operations including studio, production, and video distribution operations. Before taking this role, Wallace was President, NBC Television Stations Division, where he led the company's owned television stations, which provide NBC network and local programming to nearly 30% of the nation's households.
|Mr Giuseppe Rinarelli||Chief Financial Officer,Company Secretary||Jun 2019|
|Mr Gerard Bongiorno||Executive Director,Executive Chairman||Feb 2017||
Mr Gerard Bongiorno
Executive Director,Executive Chairman
Mr Bongiorno is Principal and Co-CEO of Sapient Capital Partners and has over 30 years of professional experience in capital raisings and corporate advisory. Prior to forming Sapient (formerly Otway Capital), Gerard was Head of Property Funds Management at Challenger Financial Services Group (CFG) and was Group Special Projects Manager at Village Roadshow. Earlier in his career he worked at KPMG in insolvency and corporate finance.
|Mr Stephen (Steve) McGovern||Non-Executive Director||Apr 2016||
Mr Stephen (Steve) McGovern
Mr McGovern has over 25 years' experience in the fields of telecommunications, media sales, pay TV and regulatory. Steve has been a senior executive of several companies, both domestically and internationally, which have been associated with new and emerging markets and have required sales and solutions focus. These include pay TV, telecommunications de-regulation, internet service providers and media licensing, all of which maintain a sales and solutions both domestically and internationally. Mr McGovern is formerly a Sales Director of Sky Subscriber Services managing subscriber acquisition for Sky TV (now BSkyB). Between 1995 and 1998 Steve was an executive involved in the launch of the pay TV industry in Australia within the Galaxy/Austar/Foxtel network. From 1998 Mr McGovern was General Manager of Hotkey Internet Services. From 2000 Steve was a director of the Australian subsidiary of Affinity Internet Holdings. For 11 years Mr McGovern was Chief Executive of the my1300 group of companies until the sale of the business earlier in 2014. Mr McGovern is currently the CEO and Managing Director of Dubber Corporation.
|Mr Christopher Richardson||Chief Executive Officer||Apr 2016||
Mr Christopher Richardson
Chief Executive Officer
Mr Richardson is a global executive in the internet space who with global technology sector experience. He has over 20 years of experience building organisations and products. Currently, Mr Richardson sits on the board of directors of: Mirovoy Sales; and The Ibis Network Limited. Previously, Mr Richardson served as global General Manager of KIT digital's network-operator division, and CEO of KIT Germany. Before KIT digital, Mr Richardson served in executive roles in marketing and product-management for several Silicon Valley start-ups, including: U4EA Wireless and NextHop Technologies. Prior to founding NextHop technologies, Mr Richardson was a software engineer at MERIT Networks, where he helped build the early internet, developing routing protocols, and consulting with developing countries around the world on deploying the Internet; lecturing multiple times at ISOC's Developing Countries workshops in Geneva, Switzerland. Mr Richardson was Visiting Professor of Internet Routing at St. Petersburg State Technical University in St. Petersburg, Russia.
LNU directors must report any change in shareholding to the ASX within 5 business days.
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|24/12/21||John Wallace||Issued||12,000,000||$0.178||$2,132,000||Issue of securities|
|04/09/20||Gerard Bongiorno||Issued||22,727,270||$0.025||$568,181||Issue of securities|
|24/12/19||Gerard Bongiorno||Issued||9,090,909||$0.033||$300,000||Issue of securities|
|29/11/19||Gerard Bongiorno||Expiry||2,500,000||$0.03||$75,000||Options expired|
|05/07/19||Gerard Bongiorno||Expiry||1,041,667||$0.046||$47,917||Options expired|
|05/07/19||Gerard Bongiorno||Issued||8,571,430||$0.035||$300,000||Issue of securities|
|05/07/19||Stephen (Steve) McGovern||Issued||5,714,284||$0.035||$200,000||Issue of securities|
|05/07/19||Gerard Bongiorno||Issued||2,500,000||$0.00||$250||Issue of options|
The current holdings of LNU directors.
|Director||Last Notice||Direct Shares||Indirect Shares||Options||Convertibles|
|Stephen (Steve) McGovern||30/06/2021||N/A||45,714,284||N/A||N/A|
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Shareholding changes less than 1% do not require notification to the market. When all “Last Notice” dates are identical, it suggests that no (or minimal) change has occurred since the most recent Annual Report.
|Name||Last Notice||Total Shares||Shares Held (%)|
|Earthrise Holdings Pty Ltd||30/06/2021||96,550,620||5.70|
12 month transaction history compiled from ASX announcements.
No buy transactions reported by Substantial Shareholders in the past 12 months.
12 month transaction history compiled from ASX announcements.
No sell transactions reported by Substantial Shareholders in the past 12 months.
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