A graduate of Prince Alfred College and the Stanford University Faculty of Business, Glenn started his career in computing. After a few years of working with various companies, he started his own computer sales and services business in 1983. Upon several years of success, Glenn Cooper joined his family’s business Coopers Brewery. Acting as the executive chairman and marketing director for the company, Glen has overseen the launch of several of Cooper’s most popular beers, including Coopers Mild Ale, Coopers Dark Ale, Coopers Extra Strong Vintage Ale, Coopers Lager, and Coopers Clear.
In addition to his work with the family business, Glenn has acted as the chairman for several committees, including the Adelaide Fringe Committee, the Adelaide Convention and Tourism Authority, and he is the deputy chairman of the Australian Made Australian Grown organization.
Hailed as one of the top businessmen in Australia, Glenn received the Centenary Medal in 2002 and was awarded Member of the General Division of the Order of Australia in 2005. A highly educated and experienced family man, Glenn is a gifted marketing professional and speaker.