Classic Wallabies Indigenous Exchange – United Kingdom: Major Sponsors
Origin Insurance Brokers
Origin Insurance brokers are the principal sponsor of the CWIE to the UK and will cover the travel costs as well as contributing significantly to the academic costs of the program. Origin is a majority-owned Indigenous insurance brokerage business servicing the needs of Australian business in both the private and Government sectors, whilst providing services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses and local Indigenous communities.
As a corporate authorised representative of Lockton, the world’s largest privately owned insurance broker, they bring a unique blend of knowledge and experience with a set of values that is founded upon making a difference.
Origin’s vision is to promote Indigenous Australia’s engagement with Australian business by developing qualified indigenous insurance professionals, thereby building capability and creating long term sustainable work opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and fostering Indigenous business. To facilitate this the Indigenous Professional Development Fund has been established.
Edinburgh Business School
Edinburgh Business School is the Graduate School of Business of Heriot Watt University. As pioneers of independent distance-based learning, Edinburgh Business School allows you to study where you like, when you like, at the pace you like. Edinburgh Business School has more than 11,800 active students and more than 19,200 alumni in over 160 countries.
Edinburgh Business School offers an internationally recognised MBA programme, five MBAs with Specialism (MBA with Strategic Planning, MBA with Marketing, MBA with Finance, MBA with Human Resource Management and MBA with Oil and Gas Management), and four MSc programmes (MSc with Strategic Planning, MSc with Marketing, MSc with Financial Management and MSc with Human Resource Management) with unrivalled levels of flexibility. They also offer Postgraduate Certificates and Diplomas as Interim Awards to the qualifications listed.
Edinburgh Business School’s programmes are based on flexibility, accessibility, transportability and affordability while at the same time delivering high quality outcomes within a highly regarded curriculum. Edinburgh Business School prides itself in the academic quality and rigour of its learning content and assessment; that is what makes our programmes so successful worldwide. The programme has the largest international presence out of any MBA programme in the world - as listed by the Financial Times newspaper for every year since 2009. Furthermore, Edinburgh Business School boasts over 40% of Fortune 500 Companies currently employing graduates of their programmes.
Edinburgh Business School is also a registered charity and concentrates on supporting various groups in accessing education opportunities that may not have otherwise existed. In Oceania, Edinburgh Business School has a scholarship scheme which supports a number of students in accessing post graduate business education, and are also a proud partner of the Classic Wallabies Indigenous Exchange Program as well as the NSW Rugby Learn Earn Legend Program which support Indigenous students.
The Classic Wallabies are a membership group made up exclusively of ex international rugby players who have represented Australia’s test side. While their profile as rugby players is considerable, Australia’s rugby elite are also considered to be among the most influential in the corporate sphere and many hold board positions in Australia and overseas.
Eidos is a network of partners dedicated to developing ideas through collaboration to improve economic and social outcomes in the public interest. It works by applying shared intelligence to public policy challenges and building partnerships between universities, governments, businesses and other social partners. Alongside the above, The Eidos Institute (a registered charity) also houses the Classic Wallabies Indigenous Exchange.
Classic Wallabies Indigenous Exchange Partners
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