Co-founder and CEO, Intersective
Beau is a high impact executive with a passion for innovation, collaboration and skills and a track record of positive impact across business, government, universities and technology start-ups.
As CEO of Intersective, Beau leads a fast growth education technology startup team of 25 seeking to better connect work and learning. Through our Practera platform we deliver high quality experiential education products, apps and programs to thousands of students and mentors.
Until joining Intersective full time in November 2015, Beau was Head of Strategy, Innovation & International for the CSIRO, Australia’s national R&D Agency overseeing >$1bn in public applied R&D investment. Beau led a major reform program, was the principal architect of CSIRO’s Strategy 2020, ‘Australia’s Innovation Catalyst”, and co-founded CSIRO’s innovation and entrepreneurship program – CSIRO ‘ON’.
Beau was formerly a Director in strategy, innovation and higher education with Deloitte Consulting, has worked with many Australian and international Universities and has co-founded two other technology startups. Beau was an AFR Boss Young Executive of the Year in 2013, holds a Certificate in Executive Leadership, Masters in Marketing, Bachelor of Laws and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.