Carter, Colin B. 1943-

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Carter, Colin B. 1943-

PERSONAL:

Born July 15, 1943, in Perth, Australia; son of Alexander N. (a banker) and Kathleen M. Carter; married Angela Etchepare, June 5, 1971; children: Paul, James, Christopher. Education: University of Melbourne, B.Commerce, 1964; Harvard University, M.B.A., 1971.

ADDRESSES:

Home—Camberwell, Victoria, Australia. Office—Boston Consulting Group, Level 52, 101 Collins St., Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER:

Boston Consulting Group, Melbourne, Australia, senior vice president. Member of board of directors, Westfarmers Ltd., Origin Energy Ltd., and Seek Ltd. Australian Football League, commissioner.

WRITINGS:

(With Jay W. Lorsch) Back to the Drawing Board: Designing Corporate Boards for a Complex World, Harvard Business School Publishing (Boston, MA), 2004.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

PERIODICALS

Journal of Business Strategy, May, 2004, Donald Mitchell, review of Back to the Drawing Board: Designing Corporate Boards for a Complex World, p. 61.

New Zealand Management, May, 2004, Reg Birchfield, review of Back to the Drawing Board, p. 20.

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