Business Manager

Ms Kumesh Haripersad

Masters in Business Administration, Bachelor of Commerce, Cost and Management Diploma


Ms Haripersad has led a number of diverse business operations in which she specialised in strategic management, continuous improvement, and project management. Ms Haripersad has worked in both corporate and public sectors, with senior positions in the health, research, education, hospitality, and agricultural banking sectors.

As the Business Manager at the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre, Ms Haripersad led the business, finance and operational portfolios, with her responsibilities spanning over business and strategy development; resource planning and allocation; and internal and external stakeholder management.

Ms Haripersad managed various international grants funded by the National Institute of Health (US), Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, British Medical Research Council, European Union, and the University of California San Francisco.