Adam Rockett and Chris Ryan
Business: Strike Group Australia
These two entrepreneurs (Rockett on the right) met and became good friends in high school, going on to establish a business distributing wine during their time at university in Brisbane.
The pair have since founded Strike Group Australia, a wholesale telecommunications company exporting to 78 different countries. The company offers mobile phone accessories, distribution and handset repair services.
The company has operated for nine years and now has recorded annual revenue of well over $16 million. Since starting the company the two have expanded the business into consumer electronics, property investment and has even dabbled in venture capital.
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