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Dr Munib Karavdic

Managing Director WAVE Design and Conjoint Professor in Intrapreneurship, UNSW

Professor Karavdic is both an experienced practitioner and academic whose expertise spans intrapreneurship, innovation management, human centred design, customer-centric transformation, program implementation, strategy development, e-commerce and leadership effectiveness. Dr Karavdic is a conjoint professor of intrapreneurship at the MBA program at AGSM, UNSW. He is also a founder of WAVE Design, the consulting company with the focus to help established companies to use design to solve complex problems as part of their transformation mission and drive meaningful customer experiences.

Munib and his award winning team have transformed one of Australia’s largest financial institutions into a design and customer-driven organisation. He has also advised established organisations, government departments and small businesses on enabling effective innovation capabilities and customer-centric strategy, underpinned by human-centred design. He has worked in various senior positions in large financial institutions like AMP, St. George Bank, Westpac, and Macquarie Group. On top of his business career, he has taught at the UNSW for more than 15 years and he has published several academic articles and a book.


BREAKOUT SESSION 1 #4, Tuesday 3 September

Why agile leadership is needed to truly implement an agile culture in organisations

‘Agile’ has become a buzz word and risks becoming a fad. However there are many important links between agile leadership, agile mindsets, agile methodologies and agile business structures. This interview based session will explore the agile thinking needed by leaders in order to successfully implement agile methodologies in organisations.

Facilitated by Dr Munib Karavdic & Anthony Elliott