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Marcus Kennedy

Non Executive Director at Reid's StockFeeds
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Marcus Kennedy is an experienced and accomplished executive leader, non-executive director, and change agent with an international business career spanning across different sectors. He has a wealth of experience in designing and implementing transformational change and business growth strategies. Marcus has a passion for innovation and fostering emerging leaders across the agri-food sector. He is currently the Executive Chairman of TeleSense Aust. Besides, Marcus is also an active mentor/coach, an investor in Agtech startups, and a business adviser.

Marcus is an expert in stakeholder engagement, strategic thinking, and business development with acute financial acumen, program management, and extensive experience in P&L management. He has a broad-based experience leading and executing major project delivery, business strategy & operations, across different sectors, including agribusiness, investment banking, retail financial services, and health.

Marcus is a strategic thinker who enjoys 'creating the future'. He is passionate about customers, innovation, and implementing change to create ‘real’ enduring value. As a collaborative leader, Marcus enjoys developing & coaching people in high change environments, and implementing strategic growth. With strong relationship building skills and a track record of successful execution, Marcus focuses on ‘bringing people’ with him – and believes in teamwork and ‘leading as a coach’ to ensure sustainable success.

Marcus has studied Agribusiness Seminar at Harvard Business School and has completed an Executive Education, Leadership Program - Industry and Organization Transformation at Harvard Business School. Additionally, he has an MBA (Distinction), Business Management & Organizational Change from London Business School. He also holds an MSc in Geophysics from Macquarie University and a BSc (Hons 1st), Mathematics & Chemistry from the University of New South Wales.

Marcus has held various positions within different organizations, including Executive Director, AgriPark at Charles Sturt University; Non-Executive Director at Reid's StockFeeds; Non-Executive Director at Rocket Seeder; Strategic Adviser, Coach, Interim Executive at KFT Consulting; Non-Executive Director at Omnicare Alliance Ltd; Chief Development Officer (CDO) at GrainCorp; General Manager, Strategy & Business Improvement at GrainCorp; CEO at Paradigm Financial Services Group; Advisory Board member at AFLPA; Executive Manager, Strategy & Business Development at Suncorp; Marketing Strategy, RMIT Graduate School of Business at RMIT University; Group Executive, Healthcare at Australian Unity; Group General Manager, Financial Services at Landmark - AWB; Head of Retail Investments at Westpac Banking Corporation; Head of Customer Service at Westpac Banking Corporation; and Geophysicist at Esso.

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