Adam McCurdie

Photo of a man with short dark hair and a beard, wearing a collared shirt. He is smiling at the camera.

Passionate about humane business and technology, Adam McCurdie is a Course Authority at the Centre for Social Impact UNSW (CSI UNSW) .

Adam is the Co-founder and Co-CEO of Humanitix, a world-leading social enterprise disrupting the multi-billion-dollar events ticketing industry to fund education for disadvantaged students. He has also been a founding director and board member for Ripple Capital, providing refugees and asylum seekers with access to capital and other services to help them realise their business aspirations.

The winner of the Google Impact Challenge, Third Sector 2018 Social Entrepreneur of the Year, Westpac Top 20 Business of Tomorrow, and iAwards Start up of the Year, Adam has also received the NSW Premier's Medal for Business Excellence in Social Impact.

Along with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mathematics from UNSW, Adam also holds a Masters of Agriculture and Environmental Economics from the University of Sydney.

a.mccurdie@unsw.edu.au