Margot Cairnes MBA, B.Ed. (Hons) – Change Visionary and Leader

margot cairnesMargot Cairnes, World Economic Forum thought leader, author, speaker and visionary has been advising boards and CEOs of multinational companies for over 30 years, addressing crucial strategic issues in highly complex rapidly changing situations.

Margot’s leading edge methodologies produce impressive results which increase shareholder value, set world benchmarks and create industry, community and personal breakthroughs. Her extensive client list includes Origin Energy, BP Oil, Mobil Oil Europe, Telstra, Nyrstar, Levi Strauss, The Reserve Bank of Australia, National Australia Bank, Mercy Aged and Community Care, DuPont Australasia, and BHP.

Greig Gailey – incoming Chair of Caltex, Chairman of ConnectEast and The Australian Advisory Board of Canada Steamships, Deputy Chairman of the Victorian Opera Company. Past President of the Business Council of Australia (2007 – 2009) says:

“I have had the privilege of working extensively with Margot Cairnes over many years in a number of organisations both within Australia and offshore. Margot has assisted me in instilling a unique and extremely productive corporate culture within those organisations, which has harnessed the full talents of the team to drive performance to exceptional levels.

Not only have the corporates been changed for the better as a result of the process but the lives of the individuals have been equally enriched. Margot also served as my personal coach for more than 15 years and I have found her wisdom and insights of great benefit in helping me to fully exploit my own potential.”

Book Margot for your next event

Margot Cairnes is a highly respected keynote speaker and panel chair in Australia and overseas, and a powerful catalyst for change.  Margot speaks on a variety of topics including:

  • Digital disruption and innovation
  • Leading in complex, uncertain and rapidly changing times
  • Overcoming legacy mindsets and cultural silos
  • Elevate your organisation and leadership to a higher level of thinking
  • Aligning culture with business objectives
  • Corporate Responsibility
If you need Margot to speak at your next conference please email; or visit
How to Go From Victim to Victor in the Digital Age – Margot Cairnes