TEC Chair: Small Business Program
TEC Chair: Key Executive Program
‘I’m a passionate TEC advocate having gained my experience from being a member and now the same group’s Chair. TEC brings a wonderful mix of personal and business development; members become better leaders with greater confidence and decision-making but they also become better people who can share vulnerability in a safe environment.’
I have extensive experience of engaging with family and private business owners and am currently a partner with nem Australasia providing specialised advisory work to a broad variety of clients.
In this role my key areas of focus are:
– Business review, strategic planning and change management
– New market development and client research
– Business development and stakeholder relationship and management
– Management and team mentoring and leadership development
– Chairing and managing regular Board of Management meetings
– Business and management succession planning
I have initiated, facilitated and presented at numerous national and international training and leadership workshops/conferences. I have also lead and managed strategic and operational planning, staff/ team recruitment, business and sales development, all with board reporting and accountability, as part of my leadership of a large national network of leading fruit companies.
Key strengths as identified by my peers: self-motivated, strategic thinker, project initiator and deliverer, managing complexity, communicator and facilitator, collaborator and team player (e.g. with board and network), able to adapt quickly to changing circumstances, ability to sell a product and a concept, approachable.