Christopher Callinan

Christopher Callinan


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Christopher Callinan

Consultant – Melbourne, Australia.

Experience: Christopher was an Executive Director with Executive Interim Management (EIM) from 1996 until 2018 and has served as a member of the firm’s Global Executive Forum. He now consults to the firm.

Prior to joining EIM, he had over 30 years' management experience in industrial and consumer markets in Australia, North America, and Europe. Following an early career in marketing and general management with Nylex Corporation and Pilkington ACI, Christopher ran the Australian, then the international consumer products business of McPhersons Ltd for ten years living in the USA and Europe for five years.

Christopher was formerly Chairman of the Board of the Corps of Commissionaires, President of the Old Xaverians Association, and a member of the Victorian Chapter of Australian Catholic University. He is a Director of Xavier College Limited, Chairs the Xavier College Foundation, and is a Director of Calwood Partners Pty Ltd.

Education: Christopher holds an Economics Degree and has completed the Stanford University Senior Executive Program.

“The key to our success has been in our focus on and commitment to achieving client outcomes, and our judgement in selecting the right Interim Manager.”


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