Strategy, entrepreneurship and innovation

Alex Makin FGIA FAMI CPM

Over 15 years of experience in leading strategies, transformation and innovation across businesses, not-for-profit organisations and government.

My background includes the formation and growth of a strategic consultancy, seven years in local government as a Mayor and Councillor, Head of Strategy and Marketing for a not-for-profit organisation and Marketing Management roles across business, including large multinational companies.

A proven strategist and problem solver

Experience recognised through lecturing commitments at Kaplan Business School, Fellowships at the Governance Institute of Australia and Australian Marketing Institute and accreditation as a Certified Practising Marketer.
Contact me via alex@alexmakin.com.au or connect on LinkedIn
Proven Results

Over 15 years of experience in strategy means I can use design thinking, agile, scrum and traditional business frameworks to uncover opportunities and realise solutions.

Actionable Strategies

Technical knowledge in CRM systems, SEO, SEM, marketing automation traditional and digital communications means my strategies are actionable and achievable. 

Problem Solver

Uncovering problems and finding solutions is challenging. As a problem solver, I analyse data, engage stakeholders, consider scenarios to determine the optimal course of action. 

Team Builder

I build teams that inspire people to bring their best, they work to their strengths, build mutual empathy, have clearly assigned roles, deliver to requirements and and know what they want to achieve.