Adrian Cropley OAM

CEO, Cropley Communication

An accredited business communicator, and past global chair of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), Adrian Cropley is widely recognised as one of the world’s foremost experts in strategic communication and has a passion for the profession. With a career spanning over 30 years, Adrian works with clients globally, including Fortune 500 companies.

At the IABC he implemented the IABC Career Road Map, kick-started a global ISO certification for the profession and developed the IABC Academy. Adrian pioneered the Melcrum Internal Communication Black Belt program in Asia Pacific and is a sought-after facilitator, speaker and thought leader. speaking at conferences regularly in all markets. He has received a number of awards including international Gold Quill awards for communication excellence and was awarded the Medal to the Order of Australia in 2017 for his work in the communication profession and community/charity work. In 2016 he founded the Centre for Strategic Communication Excellence and now works with a talented team of senior professionals providing training and development for communication professionals on each continent.