Facilitator profile: Luke Taylor and Strategic Thinking

16 March, 2022

MSS, PGDipBus, BSc.

Our newest facilitator, Luke Taylor, delivering Strategic Thinking.

What distinguishes facilitators at Kāpuhipuhi Wellington Uni-Professional is their special combination of knowledge and practical experience. You can be assured they’ve faced the challenges you’re looking to solve by coming on their course and they’ve helped many people just like you achieve great results.

After making waves in the Royal NZ Navy as navigator and ship captain, Luke changed tack becoming an award-winning executive, with proven success leading large organisations through periods of significant growth and transformation both in New Zealand and Australia.

Armed with both a Master’s degree in Strategy, and passionate about seeing New Zealand businesses develop to their full potential, Luke is dedicated to fostering environments of growth and innovation for organisations - as proven through two appearances on the Deloitte Fast 50 and receiving numerous Australasian business awards.

What Luke brings to his teaching is crucial hands-on experience in helping businesses operationalise strategy – in short: turning ideas into successful commercial reality. Luke is the founder of Acheron Capital, a fund that invests in small business in New Zealand and is the Director of Strategy at consulting firm Launchsight. Luke is a current doctoral candidate at the University of Otago School of Business, where he is researching entrepreneurship through acquisition.

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This is RIGHT FOR people at all levels interested in the ‘big picture’, where they fit and how they contribute to crafting and achieving the goals of their team, organisation, and wider strategy. Luke places your context at the heart of learning whether large or small teams or organisations or in the public or private sector. Click here to learn more and grow your strategic thinking to achieve yours and your organisations potential.