Chris Burnett

Chris Burnett is a professional Company Director, Strategy Adviser and Executive Coach, with an international track record of success and innovation as a senior executive in highly competitive markets. He delivers a combination of real technological as well as extensive commercial experience to organisations.

Chris has over 20 years’ experience as a company director, having served as CEO/MD or chairman on fourteen boards, including seven in Australia. Through his executive management roles, he has extensive hands-on experience in building innovative companies and teams from the ground up and the development and commercialisation of new products and services.

Over the past 5 years Chris has evaluated over 150 commercialisation proposals and worked closely with the boards of selected companies to help them capitalise on their IP resources to build their businesses, with many offering products and services in the “digital” space.

Chris is entrepreneurial, highly results orientated & profit-focused, but is very much a team player, with a participative management style. He has three university degrees (engineering, business and law), and has personally sold products and services to businesses in over 24 countries. He runs his own consulting practice, Hamilton Collins.