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Background Information

Employment History

The CEO Institute

Orcon

Dean

The University of Adelaide

Chairman

Berger Paints India Limited

Director

RSPCA

Non-Executive Director

Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty

Chief Executive Officer

Amcor Limited

Affiliations

Fellow
Australian Institute of Company Directors

Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Sundrop Farms

Advisory Board Member
Adelaide SA 5000

Advisory Board
Carnegie Mellon University

A and President
RSPCA South Australia Inc

Education

Economics

University of Delhi

Bachelors Degree

Arts

University of Washington

MBA

Harvard Business School

Web References (36 Total References)


Jerry Adams (Interim ...

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Jerry Adams (Interim Chair)

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Jerry Adams
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Jerry Adams is a professional company director. His directorships include Chairman of Berger Paints Bangladesh Ltd.; Chairman of Bolix SA [a building materials company in Poland]; Chairman of La Casa Del Formaggio Advisory Board; and Non-Executive Director of The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, SA. He has also served on a number of other Boards including the joint State of SA - Carnegie Mellon University Advisory Board.
His 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); and consultant, the Boston Consulting Group (USA). He has also served as the interim Dean of the University of Adelaide Business School and the interim CEO of the RSPCA SA.
He was educated at the Harvard Business School (MBA, 1979); and the University of Washington (BA, 1975).
He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.


Jerry Adams (Interim ...

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Jerry Adams (Interim Chair)

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Jerry Adams
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Jerry Adams is a professional company director. His directorships include Chairman of Berger Paints Bangladesh Ltd.; Chairman of Bolix SA [a building materials company in Poland]; Chairman of La Casa Del Formaggio Advisory Board; and Non-Executive Director of The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, SA. He has also served on a number of other Boards including the joint State of SA - Carnegie Mellon University Advisory Board.
His 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); and consultant, the Boston Consulting Group (USA). He has also served as the interim Dean of the University of Adelaide Business School and the interim CEO of the RSPCA SA.
He was educated at the Harvard Business School (MBA, 1979); and the University of Washington (BA, 1975).
He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.


Jerry ...

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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.


The University of Adelaide Business School | Staff Contacts

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Mr Jerry Adams

Head of School


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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