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Mr. Gerald Kenneth Adams

Dean of Business School

The University of Adelaide

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Email: j***@***.au

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The University of Adelaide

Ground Floor, Napier Building, North Terrace Campus

Adelaide, South Australia 5005

Australia

Company Description

The University of Adelaide is one of the most research-intensive universities in Australia. With an outstanding track record that produces real commercial outcomes, we are committed to investing in research excellence and delivering the highest quality re ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Owner, Jerry Adams Consulting

Adelaide SA 5000

Chairman

Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited

Affiliations

Fellow
Australian Institute of Company Directors

Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Sundrop Farms

Education

Economics

University of Delhi

Bachelors Degree

Arts

University of Washington

MBA

Harvard Business School

Web References (34 Total References)


The University of Adelaide Business School | Staff Contacts

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Mr Jerry Adams

Head of School


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Jerry Adams Owner, Jerry Adams Consulting


Meet our Board - RSPCA South Australia

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RSPCA South Australia Board Member Jerry Adams

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Mr. Jerry Adams MBA, BA, FAICD Jerry is a professional company director. In addition to his role on the Board of the RSPCA South Australia, Jerry's directorships include Chairman of Berger Paints Bangladesh Ltd; member of the Advisory Council of Berger Paints India Ltd; Chairman of Bolix SA (a building materials company in Poland); and membership on three Advisory Boards at the University of Adelaide. Jerry's previous executive roles include Managing Director of Orica Consumer Products (Australia and New Zealand), President and CEO of Box USA (USA), Chief Executive of Amcor Fibre Packaging (Australia), Vice President and Director, Business Development, of Kraft Foods (Asia-Pacific) and consultant, the Boston Consulting Group (USA). He has also served as acting Dean of the Business School at the University of Adelaide. Jerry was educated at the Harvard Business School (MBA, 1979) and the University of Washington (BA, 1975) and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Jerry is the Chair of the RSPCA South Australia Nominations committee, and is also a member of the Finance, Audit and Risk Committee.


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Jerry Adams

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Jerry Adams
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Jerry's early career followed a 'strategy track', from Harvard MBA to BCG consultant to VP of Strategy at Kraft Foods International for the Asia Pacific region. In that role he moved to Melbourne and shortly thereafter joined Amcor, where he got his first General Management experience, running the fine papers division. He then moved to the top job in the Cartonboard group and later to the CEO role at Amcor Fibre Packaging, the $1 billion; 2000+ employee; 15 plant division of Amcor.
Jerry moved back to the US (1996 - 2000) to be the president of Box USA, returning to Melbourne to be the CEO of Orica Consumer Products, the business comprised of Dulux paints and Selleys handyman products in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.
The transition to professional company director and consultant took place in 2004 and continued the heavily international aspect of Jerry's career with directorships in Bangladesh, India and Poland, and clients in the US and Australia. His portfolio includes a volunteer directorship (and now chairmanship) at RSPCA SA.
Academia first made an appearance in the portfolio in 2004, when Jerry consulted to; and joined the Advisory Board of; the State of SA and Carnegie Mellon University. He later took on the role of Dean of the University of Adelaide School of Business. Presently he sits on three Advisory Boards for the University.


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