Business Programme Leader
Adrian is a highly motivated academic with more than 10 years teaching experience at the university level. Adrian has taught both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. While Adrian worked with higher education institutions in Malaysia, he also had the opportunity to teach offshore programmes offered by East London University (UK), Southern New Hampshire University (US), Victoria Wellington University (New Zealand), Southern Queensland University, and Edith Cowan University (Australia). This enriching experience provided him the exposure to varied educational systems and practices in the UK, US and Australasia.
Prior to his academic career, Adrian worked for a decade with two large multinational corporations – British Oxygen Company (UK) and Triumph International (Germany). He has held senior management positions within business-to-business and FMCG industries. Adrian also has experience in consultancy services and corporate training, specializing in the design and implementation of marketing strategy. His corporate career was entrenched in strategic marketing with a consistent focus on mobilising change and pursuing constant innovation.
Adrian’s primary research is in the area of marketing and entrepreneurship. He has published several articles in international journals such as the Australasian Marketing Journal, International Business Research and International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Marketing as well as presented papers in international conferences. Collaborating with his research counterparts from Auckland University of Technology and University Utara Malaysia, Adrian’s most recent research project centres on health marketing is funded by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia.
|Sean uses his corporate experience to provide a link between what academia and working life is and assist students with the tools necessary to succeed in a global world.
After graduating from one of Europe’s best universities with a master in Business Admin, Sean went on to work as a project manager handling organizational development and business process projects. He spent the last 5 years living and working in the Asean where he began teaching. His previous educational experience comes from Australian and NZ Universities. He now teaches Business Diplomas Levels 5,6 and 7 and hopes to continue to enjoy his passion for teaching.
Languages:English, French, Swedish, Norwegian, Bahasa Malay and broken Chinese.
Digital Marketing Tutor
|Michael is a current PhD candidate who holds a Master’s degree in marketing and a degree in design. Michael’s specialist research areas include, social media, computer mediated communication and online communities. His research is currently under review in some of the world’s leading academic journals. Michael has previously worked in marketing and several management roles.|
Digital Marketing Tutor
|Brand Storyteller, Communicator, Digital Marketer. That’s Vicki for you.
She is currently the Digital Marketing Manager at Unite Media Solutions, as well as Managing Director of Digital Discussions.
At NZIE, Vicki teaches our digital marketing students about websites and e-commerce.