Bio-note and links
Shann Turnbull and Pauline Markwell married in 1982, and had three children, Karinya (1983), Christopher (1984), and Melysha (1986).

C.S.Shann Turnbull, Ph.D. (Macquarie), MBA (Harvard), B.Sc. (Melbourne),  Dip. Elec. Eng. (Hobart), is a Founding Fellow and life member of The Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD), Honorary Senior Fellow of the Corporate Directors' Association of Australia Limited (SFCDA, Hon.), Fellow of the Securities Institute of Australia (FSIA), Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management (FAIM), Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (FICS), Fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts (RSA). 

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After graduating from Harvard Business School in 1963 Shann Turnbull became an investment banker active in corporate acquisitions, mergers and adviser to international corporations and governments. He founded a number of enterprises, some of which were listed on Australian Stock Exchanges, and he became chairman of three publicly traded companies.  In 1975 he pioneered the study and teaching of corporate governance as a foundation author of the first educational qualification for company directors and wrote his first book.  Much of his subsequent activities have been involved in developing and implementing the concepts in Democratising The Wealth of Nations.  He is a founding member and a past President of the Australian Employee Ownership Association.  He is currently researching how social institutions can become self-governing through involving their stakeholders by adopting a decentralised information and control architecture.


Decentralised socio-economics:

E.F. Schumacher Society

Local currencies:

LETS http://www.u-net/gmlets/home.html

Time dollars

Ithica hours

Stakeholder Management:

University of Toronto, Graduate School of Management

Corporate Governance:

Corporate Governance site

Lens http://www.Lens-inc-com

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