Kieren Cooney

Chief Executive Officer

Kieren is CEO of Interbrand Australia, where he is responsible for helping manage and grow many of the region’s most iconic brands. With over 20 years leadership experience in some of the region’s and world’s most dynamic organisations, Kieren has worked at the forefront of their transformation to market leadership through responding to the dramatic shifts in customer expectations, competitive landscapes and emerging technologies that continue to redefine the way we live and do business. Kieren works with management teams and boards to orientate their organizational growth and transformation around the changing needs of today’s customers, and then applying technology, design and process to bring these changes to life. Previous to Interbrand, Kieren was MD of DDB Group, CMO of NBN Co, CMO of Telecom NZ (now Spark), and CEO of Leading Edge.  Kieren has a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Auckland, and has extensive experience in Telecommunications, Technology, Media, Advertising & Venture Capital.