Simon (Mac) McKenzie
Director, Bridge Partnerships
Mac is a Director of Bridge, and one of the founders of the Bridge Institute. His lives in Singapore and works mainly across the Asia-Pacific region.
He has worked with CEOs, government leaders and senior civil leaders across more than fifteen sectors, including financial services, agriculture, security, education, sustainable food, climate change, logistics, aerospace, construction and water.
He has led and shaped many strategic commissions over the years – these strategic commissions bring government, business and civil leaders together to solve pressing societal challenges. Recent challenges have included economic growth policy, education reform, peacebuilding, safety, reconciliation, water security and youth development.
He is a dedicated sportsman and mountaineer and is passionate about the role of sport in developing young pioneering leaders. He has also been a mountain guide for Raleigh International. He is married and the father of a daughter and son.
Mac graduated from Oxford University with a Masters in Engineering, Economics and Management. He is trained and qualified in Neuro Linguistic Programming, Transactional Analysis, Myers Briggs, Strengthscope, Leadership Development Framework and Systems Theory.