Dr Denis Mowbray


Dr Denis Mowbray is a specialist working in the corporate and not for profit sectors. His areas of specialist expertise are governance and strategic development. Denis is highly regarded in New Zealand and internationally as a practitioner, working frequently both locally and internationally with corporate and not-for-profit organisations. Denis has presented numerous short courses for both local and international clients as well as lecturing in governance and strategy at MBA level.

Denis is recognised as a creative and strategic thinker, who has broad general management experience having managed organisations with annual revenue exceeding 30 million dollars. This practical experience and knowledge combined with his consulting experience across diverse industry groups, give Denis a strong insight into the issues businesses and not-for-profit organisations face.

Enhancing this executive experience is his experience as a Chairman and Director for both corporate and not for profit organisations. These practical experiences combined with his ongoing research gives Denis an insight and knowledge that are difficult to replicate.

Denis has developed a presentation style that weaves the intricacies of theory, the practicalities of the real world and real-life examples into a presentation that engages the participants in learning. This style of presentation allows the participants to adapt, replicate or innovate the knowledge gained in improving their organisation's performance.

Qualifications and Accreditations

  • PhD, AUT University (Thesis: How Boards Influence Organisational Performance)
  • Executive Masters in Organisational Management, Swiss Graduate School of Public Administration and Claude Bernard University
  • Post Graduate Degree in Governance and Strategic Management, Massey University
  • Bachelor of Business Management, Christchurch College of Education (Small Enterprise Management and Business Information Systems)
  • Certificate in Company Direction, New Zealand Institute of Directors
  • New Zealand Diploma in Business, Christchurch College of Education
  • Diploma in Information Systems, Christchurch College of Education
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, AUT University
  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
  • Fellow of Governance New Zealand

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