Tanvir’s global leadership experience spans two decades in world-class corporate environments, where his ability to enhance market value and energise commercial evolution has made a substantial impact on bottom line profits.

With a solid early grounding in prominent consulting firms, including PwC and Andersen, Tanvir progressed to deliver international mobility, strategic human resources management and volume recruitment functions in his role as Head of Group Resourcing for Standard Chartered, a banking and financial services conglomerate, employing more than 80,000 people worldwide.

Following the set up and launch of Freshstone Consulting in 2007, the firm has been engaged to lead and grow commercial operations for clients in multiple countries, including the UK, Dubai and Senegal.

During this time, he took the role of Chief Strategy Officer for Expresso Telecom Group, following previous involvement at senior level in the company’s 3G launch in Senegal. Tanvir was instrumental in securing corporate growth, and as part of an international senior leadership team, he significantly increased the company’s revenue and profits.

Tanvir’s key areas of expertise include: business transformation, international strategy creation and implementation, commercial strategy and customer experience, policy development, financial leadership, talent development, transformational change management, corporate stability, global programme management and building profitable international relationships.

Tanvir graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Australian National University in his home town of Canberra. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.