Professor Gary Martin
Travels from: Western Australia
A CEO, Board Director, and international leadership and management commentator
Categories: Business Speakers, Communication, Leadership
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
Professor Gary Martin is a CEO, Board Director, and international leadership and management commentator.
He commenced as CEO and Executive Director of the Australian Institute of Management in Western Australia (AIM WA) at the beginning of 2012. In this role, Gary has overall responsibility for leading all aspects of the Institute’s business which is focussed on building leadership and management capability both in Australia and internationally, and across the corporate, government, not-for-profit and community sectors.
He is currently Chair of Telethon Speech and Hearing (TSH) in Perth, Western Australia, and is a former Chair of Study Perth (2008-2011).
Gary also held several executive level appointments at Murdoch University in Western Australia, including Executive Dean, Pro Vice Chancellor, Deputy Vice Chancellor and Senior Deputy Vice Chancellor.
Gary has considerable expertise in leadership and management development. He is a columnist in The West Australian, Sunday Times and Perth Now where he contributes regular pieces on current and emerging workplace matters including leadership and management, and human resource management topics.
In addition, he promotes thought leadership in the area of leadership and management through regular opinion pieces in newspapers across Australia, and through various social media platforms.
A learning and development specialist, Gary has had extensive experience in the design and delivery of learning and development programs in Western Australia and internationally, with both government and non-government clients.
He was made a Fellow of the Australian College of Educators in 2015, and is currently an Emeritus Professor of Murdoch University’s School of Management and Governance, and Zhejiang University of Technology, (Zhejiang Province, China), as well as an Honorary Professor at Guangdong University of Business Studies (Guangdong Province, China).
His speaking topics include:
- Your Workplace Matters: Insights on Current Workplace Trends
- The Ageist Workplace
- Bullying in the Workplace: A Modern Workplace Scourge
- The Rise of Emotional Intelligence (EQ) in the Workplace
Gary is able to tailor his presentations to include anything workplace related and leadership, and he enjoys helping audiences alter their workplaces in a positive way.