Ray McLean’s background was an educator, both as a teacher with the education department of Victoria then as an education officer in the RAAF. When he left the RAAF in 1993 to begin his own consulting business, Ray had found his real passion, that was as a facilitator, helping teams and individuals to improve. This passion continues today with Leading Teams Australia.
How would you like to be described by your family, friends, and clients?
Generous /resilient/ optimistic/ wise/ team player/ honest
What is your favourite piece of leadership advice, or quote?
‘Those with the most invested are the last to surrender’
This quote has sustained me through the toughest parts of life.
What does success look like with a client?
When you see a team become aligned around their purpose and values and deliver to the best of their ability.
Tell us about your culture and leadership experience?
Culture is not created by accident or luck – It is a reflection of leadership (good or bad)
Ray has been trusted by
“Ray is unassuming; his influence on leadership and therefore the impact he has had has been done quietly and hence he hasn’t received the accolades he has deserved. Ray has possibly done more for leadership in its broadest terms in this country than any other person in Australia.”
AFL Premiership Coach