• Results
  • Results

    “Outthink, Outstand and Outpace – Be bold and passionate about change, confront the challenges with like minded people.”

     

    Acumen International prides itself crafting interventions to allow our customers to OUT-THINK THE COMPETITION
     

    FAST INTERVENTION

    • Six-year trusted advisor relationship with the founder and CEO of a three-year-old start-up, also an Executive Acumen Graduate. Leader took company from zero to $50 million in three years and said “Wow, this is the first time I actually understand the business that I own!” He was further excited about how he was aligned for growth to $100 million in the next two years.

     

    ADVISOR RELATIONSHIP

    • A 15-year relationship with Acumen, a business growing from 40 people $3m turnover to $80m and 450 people globally. The leadership team having “one language of business” that speeds the strategic thinking giving them the edge in the industry, now being the number one integrated software and consulting supplier to the mining industry operating out of 16 offices globally.

     

    FAMILY EVOLUTION

    • 10-year trusted advisor relationship working on two fronts The intervention of the family printing business in the dying manufacturing game, guiding the transition of family leadership and capability to become the leading print management professional services business with international expansion.

     

    CORPORATE LEADER AGILITY

    • Crafting with the CEO a step change in thinking over a three-year intensive engagement Taking a “we don’t do it that way, we know best” attitude, working with the internal and external customers. Taking the high end professional service’s top 100 from part of a process to a collaborative entrepreneurial business mindset, dramatically changing the stakes in engagement and shareholder return.

     

    ENABLING ENTREPRENEURS

    • Guiding a rough diamond with entrepreneurial drive to commercial success Taking a remote street-smart employee who left school at 15, in partnership with an EA graduate as an investor, from an idea and mining drilling skills to a business earning $15 m+ a year and an entangled customer relationship with three of the Australia’s largest mining companies.