This experiential strategy program is targeted at leaders from the public, private and not-for-profit sectors who want to enhance their strategic thinking skills and business problem solving abilities.
About the presenters
Professor Allan Trench
Professor Allan Trench is a former strategy
consultant with McKinsey & Company engaged
in strategy assignments across multiple industry
sectors, the author of 10 books and over 50
peer-reviewed journal publications. He is a past
member of the Woodside strategy team and
has held a number of senior positions in the
mining industry, including with WMC Limited
(since acquired by BHP Billiton).
Allan has over
25 years’ combined industry and academic
experience and has served as a director of
a number of emerging ASX-listed resources
companies since 2003. Allan has held academic
positions in geophysics (Oxford University)
and in Mineral Economics (Curtin University).
He is currently MBA Director and Professor in
the Practice of Management at UWA Business
School. He holds four degrees including a
doctorate in geophysics (Glasgow University)
and an MBA (Distinction) from Oxford University..
Mr John Sykes is the founder and principal of Greenfields Research. He is currently completing a multidisciplinary doctorate at UWA. John is the author of a book published in 2016 and of over 10 peer-reviewed scholarly papers. John will assist Allan in the delivery of this program.