With an educational background in business and accounting from universities in Galway and London, Luke is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), a Certified Master Coach from the Behavioural Coaching Institute (BCI) and a member of the International Coaching Council (ICC).
In addition to being Sonru’s CEO for the Asia-Pacific region, Luke is Founder and Managing Director of Insight Strategy. He has 30 years’ international experience in General Management, Finance, M&A, Strategy and Coaching, spanning market and regional leadership in Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Caribbean, working with some of the world’s leading companies (including Diageo & Gallaher – JTI).
Luke is passionate about getting strategy into action and driving performance through superior execution. During his career, he has acquired and built companies in Asia and Europe. He has overseen the creation and execution of strategic alliances in China and Vietnam. Luke has also identified, set up and managed importer-distributor partnerships in several countries across the Asia region.
Luke has developed and executed multiple brands and market launches, and has advised on and led the disposal of businesses. He has facilitated multiple international clients wishing to gain access to markets in the Asia-Pacific region and has a wide network of resources throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
Luke is an Executive Coach and Mentor. He combines his coaching ability with his career experience to offer confidential counsel to business leaders, Directors and Executives and this often extends to being a trusted advisor along the journey to achieving their full potential and end game.