Monty has over 18 years’ experience in designing, building, transforming and operating digital businesses at some of Australia’s most iconic organisations. Monty’s career highlights include co-founding National Australia Bank’s direct bank UBank, consulting with Australia Post, co-founding Telstra’s direct broadband business Belong, and the large-scale digital transformation of Telstra.

Monty operates on the belief that digital transformation is industry agnostic and driven by people and culture first – then enabled by technology and connectivity. He is passionate and actively involved in indigenous reconciliation through the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence.

Monty is a regular contributor at leading conferences on topics including digital business strategy, e-commerce, customer experience and corporate use of social media. He co-founded the Australian Digital Summit in 2012.

You can invest millions in technology but if you don’t have a culture that enables you to collaborate across the organisation, then nothing will change.