Geoff is from Cobar NSW and schooled there before studying in Sydney. He has held a number of senior strategy and operational risk positions at Deloitte (Sydney), GT Global (Dublin), TXU (London), IAMCO (London, Johannesburg), Egg Bank (London) and Credit Suisse (Singapore, London), where he was Vice President. He has also worked in the non-profit sector with Rafael HIV Services in South Africa and Raleigh International in Chile. He completed an MBA at Melbourne Business School in 2002 and a PhD in Strategy from Instituto de Empresa in Madrid, Spain, in 2012. Geoff’s research explores strategy and strategic decision making and has been published in the Harvard Business Review, Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal etc. Geoff teaches Business Strategy, Corporate Strategy, Indigenous Finance and Strategy for the Murra program and the Social Entrepreneurs units on the MBA and Executive MBA programs. As a consultant, he has worked with Ngai Tahu (Maori Iwi) to help them understand how to develop strategy that balances cultural, social and financial goals. Geoff also works with several Australian and international businesses, including Nissan Australia, Caltex, bioCSL, Australian Institute of Sport, Clemenger Advertising, Ports Australia, Manulife Bank, Victorian Multicultural Commission, Z Energy (NZ), Department of Premier and Cabinet, Care Super, Cenitex and more.
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