Having begun his professional career in 1989, Graham has accumulated a wealth of experience and knowledge working mainly in multinational environments in roles spanning across Brand and Marketing Management at CIC Paints, Glaxo Wellcome and Mackwoods Limited, General Manager Marketing ICI Akzo Nobel Paints, Country Business Head Kodak Singapore – Sri Lanka & Maldives and General Manager at Akzo Nobel Paints Lanka.
Graham is also a consultant to independent organizations in the areas of strategy and Marketing/branding. He is currently a Non-Executive Board Director and consultant to TBWA Sri Lanka.
As a thought provoking speaker and inspirational motivator, Graham is a guest lecturer at MBA/Graduate programs and was a lecturer for the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) U.K examinations. The combination of knowledge, professionalism and the ability to read an audience has made Graham take on the role of moderator and speaker at a number of business forums.
He has been a jury member for the prestigious SLIM Brands Excellence organized by Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing, the national body of Marketing in Sri Lanka in 2012 & 2013 and chaired the distinguished panel of judges at SLIM Brands Excellence 2013. He continues to share his knowledge and expertise to the SLIM Brand Excellence Panel of Judges as a member of the Advisory Committee.
Graham holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Postgraduate Institute of Management, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, A Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing, Chartered Institute of Marketing UK. He is also a Graduate Member of the Institute of Chemistry Ceylon/Royal Society of Chemistry (UK), a Certified Management Accountant (CMA Australia) and a Certified Balanced Scorecard Professional of the Balanced Scorecard Institute, Australia.