About Us

About Our Company

South Pacific Business Advisory is a Business Consultancy firm with offices in the central business district of Port Vila Vanuatu in the South Pacific as well as Brisbane QLD Australia.

The Port Vila office is headed up by Terry Hannam a long time Pacific business man having lived and conducted business in the wider Pacific for 30 years.  The Port Vila offices are also assisted through the Australian offices, located in Brisbane QLD Australia by the offices Managing Partner Dane Thornburgh 

Dane previously established the Law firm Thornburgh Lawyers in February 2013 In Port Vila after four years at another Port Vila firm as a Senior Associate in Vanuatu from 2009.

South Pacific Advisory does not offer or hold itself out to provide legal advice and is a commercial advisory firm with our consultants  touching the Pacific and Vanuatu for in excess of 25 years with Dane residing in Vanuatu from 2009.

Dane is a long term Pacific Businessman with extensive Australian and Vanuatu business & commercial experience brought to the table for the benefit of clients of South Pacific Business Advisory.

Vanuatu is a recognised offshore financial centre as designated by the OECD, (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) & IMF (the International Monetary Fund).

As such, the jurisdiction is home to many large corporations, offshore & merchant banks, trust companies etc. which bring with it the need for a firm capable of providing timely commercial, corporate and business advice, services and support.

Our partners and staff have been involved in many high level business transactions from large resort purchase & sales, setting up Offshore Merchant Banks from inception through to approval and operation, tenders, shipping transactions and finance, insolvency matters as well as providing commercial advice for Facebook, Samsung, KFC, Apple and a number of international companies.

Our services include but are not limited to;

  • Corporate Recoveries & Insolvency
  • Asset Management
  • Business Acquisition & Sales
  • Due Diligence
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Commercial Advice
  • Tourism & Hospitality Consultancy
  • Sub Divisions
  • Management Rights
  • Real Estate Sales
  • Mortgage Broker
  • Banking Licenses
  • On line Gaming License Applications.
  • Shipping Finance

South Pacific Business Advisory also provides all commercial services and has extensive experience in the challenging commercial conditions that operate in the South Pacific.

Our solutions and services reflect current international best practice and we take great pride in our ability to provide results-focused advice and client-oriented services.

At South Pacific Business Advisory, you can expect a dedicated Consultant working diligently on your instructions 7 days a week if circumstances require.

We are devoted to providing an unmatched level of service. Our people are well rounded, multi-skilled and carefully handpicked for their strengths, expertise and experience. By engaging us, you will be assured that the professionals working on your matter are familiar with and committed to achieving the best possible outcome.