Gary Watson

ABOUT Gary Watson

Gary brings over 30 years of experience in building, developing, and selling businesses, across Australia, NZ, and Europe. Having built a significant number of businesses from their inception through to successful sales, Gary set up his own consulting business, with the focus very much on supporting a broad range of business owners, understanding their aspirations, and providing relevant and effective consulting advice and planning. Always focussed on defining - then delivering - a successful outcome for those stakeholders.

Working directly with business owners is one of his main drivers, firmly believing that it’s vital to have insight and understanding as part of a successful project. Working with businesses in Consulting to Sport, Construction to Manufacturing, Agriculture to Hospitality, Gary brings a broad spectrum of experience, insight, and real energy to helping business owners achieve their desired outcomes.

In short, Gary’s mantra is his focus on defining, designing and delivering successful strategies and campaigns, always with the focus on working together to achieve the desired outcome.

Now based in Melbourne’s Bayside, most weekends spent running around with a sport’s mad young family. After his own early career in skiing and windsurfing, Gary remains a keen skier, and you may just catch him on the bay as he takes on the new sport of wing foiling!



Finn Business Sales help take the speculation out of your business search and buying decision. We are experts in buying and selling businesses, and are knowledgeable about the business recruitment process. Our extensive network of business brokers allow us inside access to businesses about to go on the market and silent listings. Having a professional with you every step of the way allows you to be confident in your decision making process.



The Finn Group can help you today by taking the speculation out of your business search or selling decision. We are experts in buying and selling a business. When you have a professional with you during each step of the way, you will be confident in your decision making process.



Whether you’re looking to buy a business, buy equipment, upgrade your next home, enter property investment, or wanting to refinance and pay off your existing home loan sooner, we can help you make the right financial decisions – whatever your needs may be.



Part of our commitment to our clients and providing quality advice is ensuring we spend the time getting to know clients, their personal circumstances as well as their lifestyle and financial goals. To help us do this we have developed a 5 minute financial health check and an About You questionnaire, which we encourage everyone to complete before our first meeting.



The experienced team of insurance professionals at Finn Business Insurance are experts in identifying your areas of risk and providing the right level of insurance cover. We take the time to get to know your business and provide in depth advice and comprehensive insurance cover which suits your need.


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Craig Wood was fantastic to work with. Personal and approachable. Always felt he had my best interests at heart.”

Michael, A short note to thank you & Ian for the very professional service that Finn Business Sales afforded SLS in the recent sale of our business. Your attention to detail & follow up on items that needed addressing was very comforting & assuring in a somewhat stressful process. I have absolutely no hesitation in recommending Finn to any party seeking a thoroughly dedicated, professional & caring company to sell their business. Kind regards, Peter Lewis Smith Lewis & Staff”