About The Strategy Group

The Strategy Group delivers real value in the areas of strategy, innovation, collaboration and globalisation, underpinned by technology. We look to provide business impact to you and to all our clients. The Strategy Group team has years of business experience in hands-on commercial roles, and as such can deliver exceptional value and outcomes.

Clients of The Strategy Group include many brand names in the private and public sector, including Cisco Systems, PepsiCo, Kraft, Unilever, AGSM, the Australian Government, the ACT Government, the Amadeus Group, The Frame Group, iVision, CitiGroup and Telstra.


Dr Jeffrey Tobias – Managing Director

Jeffrey Tobias’ career in the application of information technology has spanned the worlds of academia, big and small business, government and research. In each environment his leadership, clarity of thought, creativity and drive have generated cutting edge advances and successes far beyond expectation. His broad and deep experience and extraordinarily wide skill set are almost certainly unique within the region.

Dr Tobias is an accomplished strategist, with years of commercial and business experience. He is a respected team leader and manager, with a history of motivating and leading teams in many and varied disciplines. One of his many strengths is his ability to communicate with people at all levels.

During his career, Dr Tobias has incubated and grown a medium size business to $100m in revenue, participated in public service policy formulation, led the Smart Internet Technology CRC as CEO, both sought venture funding and managed funds, built vertical markets in the healthcare and retail spaces, and used his entrepreneurial skills to start, grow and successfully sell a number of commercial operations.

His most recent role was leading the global Innovations Practice for IBSG, Cisco Inc’s executive consulting arm.This practice worked with some of Cisco’s strategic global customers to assist them in accelerating their innovation capability worldwide.

Dr Tobias is adjunct faculty at the Australian School of Business at the University of New South Wales, and at the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Sydney, Australia.