About Us

We are accomplished and passionate business leaders that collectively bring together more than 50 years of experience in providing strategic business advice, project management and a multiple perspective approach to problem solving, and business challenges.


We have led both projects and businesses, and are strong communicators, managers and presenters, who are able to work with all stakeholders involved in the decision-making process. Our experiences have been gained by working with schools and organisations across a range of industries. Our commitment to our clients is to provide them with results that make a real difference to their business and hopefully a new way of thinking about business challenges!

Talk to us about how we can help you make more informed decisions.




Marisa Maio Mackay

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Dr Marisa Maio Mackay

Marisa has more than 25 years industry experience in business and marketing research, and strategy development. Before setting up CTPC in 2009, Marisa worked in the private industry, state and local governments, and a university's consulting arm. She has worked with both schools and organisations across a range of industries. Marisa is committed to the use of creative problem thinking in her work, and in society more broadly that will culminate in an innovative approach to learning, teaching and doing business.

Her practical experience is complemented by a cross disciplinary doctorate in innovation across marketing, international business and information systems, a masters degree by research in branding, and a business degree, major in marketing. She has also been VRF with the School of Psychology, University of Adelaide and a member of various advisory boards. Marisa remains connected to the higher education environment through topic facilitation, lecturing and networking in areas like marketing, design thinking and innovation.

Professor Mark Mackay

Mark has more than 25 years experience in the application of multi-disciplinary applied research and strategic projects in various industries, including education, the health sector and economic development. Mark has a particular interest in the application of data and modelling to improve decision-making in the education and health sectors. As well as being a director of Complete the Picture, Mark is Professor of Health Service Management at the University of South Australia and holds a visiting research fellowship at the University of Adelaide.


Mark's practical experience is complemented by degrees in science, economics, commerce, a graduate certificate in higher education and a PhD in psychology. Mark is a member of the Country Health SA Local Health Network Health Advisory Council Inc (Governing Council), Secretary of SHAPE - Society for Health Administration Programs in Education (Inc.), council member of the Australasian College of Health Service Management (SA), a Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Service Management and a member of Health Services Research Association of Australia & New Zealand (HSRAANZ). Mark also convenes the Australian health care modelling collaboration known as Cumberland.au.​

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