John Corcoran joined Global Switch as Executive Chairman in 2008 after having served as a consultant and key adviser to the company from 2006, and is now Chief Executive Officer following Elegant Jubilee Ltd’s investment in December 2016.
From 1997 until 2006, he served as Chief Financial Officer of Multiplex Group, a large Australian diversified property group. Multiplex Group first became an investor in Global Switch in 2004 and subsequently sold its interest to Aldersgate Investments Limited in 2006 and during this period John had responsibility for Multiplex’s investment in Global Switch. From 1983 until 1997, he served as divisional director of Hambros Bank Limited in its corporate finance business in London, Hong Kong and Sydney. He received bachelor degrees in Economics and Law from the University of Sydney. In 1981, he was admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales as a solicitor.