Iain has been Chief Commercial Officer at Navitas since July 2016. He has 20 years of experience in the education sector with a particular focus on the commercial interface with education. He has held a range of executive roles including CFO and Director Business Development with the University of Western Sydney as well as Managing Director of Access MQ Ltd and Assistant Vice-Chancellor with Macquarie University. His experience extends to a diverse range of commercial transactions including, property and infrastructure, licensing, start-up companies, joint ventures and financing.
With significant experience in innovation and new ventures, Iain has participated in many business start-ups as both a founder, director and mentor including a co-founder of MultiLit Pty Ltd, a literacy business where he continues as a Board Director. In 2007 – 2009 Iain was the Chief Executive Officer and Fund Manager of Campus Living Villages where he led the expansion into the UK market and growth across Australia, New Zealand and the US.