About Con Frantzeskos

An industry leader in digital and marketing strategy, I am recognised as a “go-to” expert for global businesses seeking to grow. I have driven marketing and digital initiatives across entrepreneurial organisations in Australia, Asia, and the Middle East, including Emirates Group, Saudi Tourism Authority, iag, Commonwealth Bank, 3M, Aldar, Cargill, MYOB and Xero.

My approach integrates bold ideas with strategic clarity, focusing on commercial returns. I combine human insights with integrated marketing expertise and a deep understanding of transformative technologies to drive profitable growth.

My greatest impact is in industries where I can create initiatives across a complex consumer funnel, including travel, insurance, banking, SaaS, retail and entertainment.

I excel at:
Partnering with boards and C-Suite as a trusted growth advisor.
Building and developing high-performing, global, cross-functional teams.
Exploring and exploiting growth opportunities for enterprises.
Digital transformation investment planning.
Creating visionary ideas and turning them into scalable products, services and experiences that matter to customers.
Developing innovative digital businesses/products/services/experiences.
Creating growth and marketing strategies.
Validating and growing profitable digital businesses.
Evidence-based integrated marketing planning.
Creating growth roadmaps that create proven, popular and pilot programs.
Solving with strategy, data, cutting-edge technologies, design, content, and user experience (UX).

I’m an experienced non-executive director; currently a founding director of LaunchVic – Victoria’s startup agency that seeks to make Victoria the world’s best place to start, invest in, grow, and work for a startup. I also sit on the advisory board of Swinburne University of Technology’s Innovation Precinct.

I’m an active investor, mentor and advisor to early-stage B2B SaaS startups. I’m regularly called upon as a keynote speaker and media commentator, featuring in The Australian, The Jerusalem Post, the Australian Financial Review, the Herald-Sun, The Age, Network Ten, Disrupt.Radio, Campaign Asia, and more.