We are proud to announce and welcome Satish Karelia as Principal of our Strategy & Planning practice. Satish joins Wells Advisory with a diverse mix of relevant experience across corporate and operational strategy, leadership of strategic change programmes, technology transformation, and post-M&A integration with Accenture and PwC. He has managed (variously as CEO, COO, and CFO) investment and portfolio businesses in technology innovation and commercialisation with Allen & Buckeridge, Gulf Finance House and Innovo. Recently, Satish has worked with leading digital businesses through business model transformation and operational efficiency for growth, enabled through convergence of digital, AI and media technologies for customer, supplier and community engagement.
Satish brings a breadth of experience in a range of industries and global markets including UK/ Europe, North America, Asia, Middle East and Australia. He holds BSc and MSc degrees in Aeronautical Engineering from Imperial College, University of London, and an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management, North-western University, Chicago.
“We are excited to have Satish on board, bringing a fresh perspective and approach on strategic initiatives for our clients, new venture development and investment within the Australian and international higher education sector,” said Managing Director, Michael Wells.