Beyond Zero Emissions is delighted to announce the promotion of Christian Keel to Chief Operating Officer. Commencing later in the month, Christian will manage the organisation’s internal operations and oversee all project delivery.
Christian joined Beyond Zero Emissions in 2017 as a volunteer in the business advisory space. Since then, he has established and chaired the BZE Investment Reference Group and led the Federal Government Fast Track Projects component of the Million Jobs Plan.
Christian brings a wealth of experience to this role with expertise in business architecture, process improvement, governance, technology, finance and HR. He spent a decade as a management consultant including roles providing project, change and technology advisory services at leading professional services start-up, as well as strategy execution services across APAC, Asia and Europe and North America for a Swedish firm.
Christian has extensive NGO experience working for many years at Lighthouse Institute and with other organisations in youth homelessness, disability services, women and family services, and the environment.
Christian holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne, a Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology from Federation University and will complete his Executive Master of Business Administration (Executive MBA) from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) in 2021.