Malcolm Alder

Malcolm Alder

Malcolm Alder is a Partner in Orchestrate which is a digital strategy firm. Malcolm has more than 25 years’ experience and in 2012, he was named as one of the 50 Most Influential People in Technology by Australian IT. He was previously Partner for Digital Economy at KPMG.

Malcolm has worked in the UK, Singapore, Malaysia, Canada, New Zealand and the US. He is a regular public presenter and media commentator on topics such as social media, broadband and the broader impacts and implications of disruptive technology. He has a degree in Politics, is a published author and has appeared in more than 25 theatre productions.

Virtually every key stroke you make online, every wireless transaction between a car and a tolling point, a credit card and an EFTPOS terminal, even the very action of people with smartphones entering and leaving electronically monitored buildings, sets off a slew of information flows.  These pieces of information generate