Steve Killelea AM
Founder & Executive Chairman, Integrated Research Ltd; The Charitable Foundation; Institute for Economics & Peace
Steve Killelea is an accomplished entrepreneur in high technology and international business development, at the forefront of global philanthropic activities, focused on peace and sustainable development.
With over 30 years’ experience in the information technology industry, Steve is highly skilled in international marketing, business and product strategy, and has developed two highly profitable global companies with exceptional track records of accomplishment.
Over the last two decades, Steve has applied these skills to his many global philanthropic activities; establishing an internationally renowned global think tank, the Institute for Economics & Peace and a private family foundation, The Charitable Foundation, which now has over 2.6 million direct beneficiaries.
Steve currently serves on a number of influential company boards, advisory boards and president councils. He is regularly quoted in the media on subjects ranging from terrorism to conflict. In recognition of his deep commitment to peace, he has twice been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize.