Our staff and collaborators

Centre Director

Professor Gillian Sullivan Mort is Centre Director. She also holds a conjoint appointment as Professor of Marketing at La Trobe Business School. 

Gillian Sullivan Mort's core projects revolve around the application of Social Business in corporates and SMEs and its application for community and economic development in nonprofits and local government. Gillian's publications in social entrepreneurship are widely cited and she has a background in government and nonprofits. She supervises research students in this area and consults to business and government sectors.  

E: g.sullivan-mort@latrobe.edu.au
T: (03) 9479 1318

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Mr Rafiuddin Ahmed is the Centre COO (fractional appointment). He is on leave from his position as Associate Professor at Dhaka University, Dhaka, Bangladesh and working on his PhD in social business.

His research centres around enhancing young social business entrepreneurs' capacity to develop solutions to social problems in developed countries like Australia.

E: r.ahmed@latrobe.edu.au
T: (03) 9479 1111

Advisors

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