Kip is a seasoned leader in the financial services, fintech, professional services, IT&T, and media sectors, managing P&L’s ranging from initial startups to leading sales organizations with $600M in revenue. As Expert-in-Residence, Kip brings over 20 yearsof experience in APAC, Latin America, North America, the Middle East, and Europe, offering clients his expertise in general management, business development, strategy, big data, technology, and people / culture development. Kip’s finely tuned instincts around profit maximization and growth and scale opportunities have established him as a trusted advisor to both large corporations and budding startups.
Prior to joining Mach49, Kip built and led a corporate venture for Westpac Bank and served as COO of Chandler MacLeod, an ASX100-listed firm with annual revenues of $1B. He also led Asian-Pacific teams for management consulting firms where he nurtured client relationships, built cross-functional teams, and launched international offices.
Kip currently serves on advisory boards for the Australian Defence Force as well as the biotech startup Assaya. He holds an MBA from the University of Strathclyde in the UK.