Miles is the co-founder of The Citadel Group Limited (CGL), a Canberra start-up delivering secure information management systems in the most complex of environments. He listed Citadel on the Australian Stock Exchange in November 2014 and it went on to have a market capitalisation of over $350 million before he transitioned from management to board roles and coaching.
Miles specialises in business strategy, leadership, high performance team development, and risk management. As a company director, former CEO and technology business founder, he brings deep domain expertise in these areas and has successfully guided companies to deliver outstanding year-on-year results including.
- Being in the BRW Fastest 20 growing companies in Australia three years in a row (2008-2010) with an average annual growth rate of 247%;
- Being named Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year (Eastern Region, 2011);
- Successfully leading three companies through IPO (two as a CEO and one as a Chairman);
- Delivering excellent shareholder returns including a 33x premium on a pre-IPO start up business.
He has a Bachelor of Science (Hons), a Graduate Diploma in Asian Studies, a Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) in Asian Studies and a second PhD in Business Leadership.
In his spare time, Miles is an avid reader who also collects wine and cars. He is very happily married and has two beautiful adult daughters.