Education: HSC; Monash University (did not finish) Company Directors Diploma; Numerous Certifications
Long career in Risk and Insurance but also great interest in Corporate Governance including NED of large Government Body. I founded and ran my own business then sold it to an American company. Whilst I have a risk and insurance background I understand business and strategy in a much broader sense. Personal interests include Golf, Sport, Fitness, Travel and Wine.
LinkedIN Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/colin-smith-a9405313/
Current Company: The Strategysmith
Current Position: Principal Strategist
Experience Description: Refer Linked In profile; https://www.linkedin.com/in/colin-smith-a9405313/
I am an experienced Non-Executive Director and Chair; founded and ran my own risk and insurance advisory business for 13 years (then sold it) and am passionate about strategies for leaders, executives, individuals and business . My business career over 43 years involved Directorships, Sales, Marketing, Negotiation, Management and Strategy. I have formal Governance, Director and Risk Certifications. I am available for board roles, advisory roles; mentoring and coaching.
I have experience as a coach and mentor and apply my skills and experience to analysing the situation of the mentee holistically. By this I mean the mentee’s personal situation, work situation, aspirations, challenges and landing on the issues that need to be addressed by the mentee to achieve his/her objectives.
My website is https://www.strategysmith.net