The Startup Business and The Startup Business School was founded by Dr Ross McKenzie – Futurist & Thought Leader, Digital Startup Mentor, Company Founder, Director & Advisor, Speaker & Entrepreneur.
We help Entrepreneurs, Startups, Founders, SMB & SME’s To Set Up, Scale & Sustain Their Businesses In This Age Of The Global Entrepreneur, So That They Can Focus On Dreaming Big & Making A Difference.
Today, success is achieved through partnering and collaboration – not going at it alone.
Our global ecosystem is borderless, tightly integrated, highly interactive and technologically revolutionised.
Synergies, innovation and excellence is a team sport.
Finding new ways of working with each other, challenging the status quo, moving beyond the mediocre and being socially responsible, must be today’s imperative.
Having led multi geography high performing teams of over 1000, with operational budgets in excess of $100M+ across client, service provider and advisory firms, plus acquiring and optimising global ecommerce online internet businesses, Ross conducted doctoral research on how firms implement and optimise global strategies in this new world.
Keeping him connected to this emerging global phenomena, Ross is active in professional groups for startups and existing businesses and include, as a fellow at the Australian Institute of Management, plus membership with the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Shared Services Outsourcing Network and the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals.
Ross’s entrepreneurial endeavours are also being enhanced by working one-on-one with some of the world’s leading digital experts and has led him to establish in addition to the Startup Business Group:
- The Business Centre of Excellence Pty Ltd (Corporate Services)
- The Fair Trade Group (eCommerce & Philanthropy)
- Ross McKenzie Investments Pty Ltd (Ethical Investments)
- Phykon Pty Ltd (co founder of the Australian subsidiary of Indian based global outsourcing services firm)
At The Startup Business, we believe in Learn Lead Legacy and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals through the charities we support and our daily actions – we can all make a difference!