Jim has recently completed a number of assignments with Management consultants Oliver Wyman (formerly Mercer Consulting) in the role as a senior advisor for Australia and New Zealand.
Jim’s career was with Caltex and Chevron in various locations including Asia, USA, Middle East, Africa and Australia.
During his time with Chevron, Jim was selected for Management Consulting training with Mercer Management based in New York. This included intensive skills development in customer research, competitive
intelligence, financial analysis and business planning followed by a two year development assignment as Marketing Manager for Emirates Petroleum Company in Dubai and then as Manger Corporate Planning and
subsequently National Retail Manager with Caltex Australia.
Jim retired from Chevron as General Manager and Country Chairman of Chevron Philippines and before that as General Manager Africa, Middle East, and Pakistan based in Cape Town. Prior to these assignments, Jim spent four years in Chevron HQ in San Francisco as General Manager in Global Marketing Support.
Jim has held various Board Positions, including Director Vitalgas, Director of Chevron Nigeria, Country Chair Chevron Philippines, and Board Director and VP of Manila International School.
Jim holds a bachelor’s degree BA (Science), a Grad Diploma of Legal Studies and a Masters of Management from Macquarie University.
“As a keen jazz follower and player, I am looking forward to supporting the IGS model around music and language as learning tools to unlock the full potential of IGS students to be prepared for an ever increasing competitive world.”