BEN APTED Partner , National Education & Research Practice Lead
Ben is SPP’s Education Practice Lead. A recognised thought leader, Ben has contributed nationally and internationally to education strategy, policy, and operations. Ben has significant public sector subject matter expertise having led major economic development strategies, and government service transformation.
DAVID MACKAY Partner
David Mackay is a Partner based in our Sydney office. Specialising in Sports, Media & Entertainment and Retail & FMCG, David assists organisations to develop and execute business and technology strategy, and improve business performance through people, process and technology.
Esports is fast becoming one of the world’s most popular and lucrative mainstream sectors of the entertainment industry. Victoria will be home to the biggest esports event in Australia when it hosts the inaugural Melbourne Esports Open in September 2018. SPP explains why esports is such an attractive investment target both globally and domestically.Read More
In celebration International Women’s Day 2018, some of our SPP team reflects on working in management consulting, their best career advice, and what keeps them centred in life.Read More
SPP authors Ben Apted and Holly Briffa, together with the School of Government Senior Lecturer Dr Verna Smith and Monash University Professor Alex Collie, have contributed an essay in the newly published book entitled Social Investment – A New Zealand Policy Experiment, edited by Jonathan Boston and Derek Gill.Read More