Adrian Moors is the founder of ACM Consulting, a boutique, Mauritius-based strategic advisory firm assisting clients to gain entry into, and enhancing their competitiveness in, emerging markets. Leveraging more than two decades of cross-border operational and management experience across multiple markets, including Africa, Asia and Europe, the team delivers winning localized solutions to global clients.
In addition to his emerging market experiences, Adrian offers expertise and insight into the challenges and opportunities facing multinational family businesses. He has a deep, personal appreciation of the complexities of operating in family businesses – from being an employee, partner, family owner-manager and director. Adrian’s experiences have provided him with a unique insight and perspective of family-owned businesses and those seeking to collaborate with them.
Adrian’s current positions include being a director of Gutsche Family Investments – an international family business holding company with interests in a number of businesses, including Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (over 16,000 employees operating in 12 countries across Africa) – and Woodlands Dairy (one of the largest dairy companies in Africa with over 1,500 employees processing approximately 1million litres of milk per day). He is also involved with start-ups in the food and IT sectors.
Adrian graduated from the University of Stellenbosch with Bachelor of Commerce (Law) and Honours in Economics degrees. He holds an Executive MBA from INSEAD and achieved his director certification through the International Directors Programme (IDP) at the same business school. He is also an INSEAD IDP ambassador, a role which helps him fulfil his passion of driving governance and developing future directors in emerging markets.