Shannon Sedgwick is a socially responsible and experienced executive in a time where stakeholders are increasingly holding companies and their leaders accountable for their commitment to a purpose beyond profits. Shannon is customer and community-focused with a strong stance on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) values.
Shannon specialises in breaking ground in new regions, building successful global businesses through organic growth and acquisition, delivering sustainable increased profitability, and ensuring capital allocation supports the organisation’s strategic intent. He provides future-focused leadership to government and enterprise executives and boards to maximise the benefits of implementing new technologies, align that implementation with their strategic intent, and future-proof their organisations against risk. After spending over a decade working globally consulting on technology, finance, M&A due diligence, and risk, Shannon has unique and unparalleled insight into what makes an organisation profitable and resilient.
Shannon is a Non-Executive Director and Committee Chair on the boards of multiple organisations and has a passion for initiatives that tackle issues affecting disabled, indigenous, and rural communities.
Shannon has landed coverage in print and broadcast outlets, including The Today Show, Seven News, Sky News, ITV, KBPS, ABC, 60 Minutes, 2GB, and Sunday Night. His articles have been featured in the Australian Financial Review (AFR), The Australian, Money Magazine, news.com.au, and university journals. Shannon has also co-developed Masters Degrees and other tertiary education in technology and cybersecurity for leading universities and colleges in Australia.