Jack Delosa is changing education. He is the founder of Australia’s largest education institution for entrepreneurs, The Entourage, which has a community of 300,000 members. Jack’s vision is to improve traditional education by introducing a style of learning that puts the individual first. Under his leadership, The Entourage was awarded the 4th Best Place to Work in Australia by BRW magazine.Prior to The Entourage, Jack co-founded MBE Education, which assisted small and medium-sized enterprises in raising money from investors. MBE quickly became one of Australia’s fastest growing companies, helping their clients raise hundreds of millions of dollars.
Along the way, Jack also became a high-profile investor in growth companies such as Q-Biotics, Martin Jet Pack (ASX:MJP) and eMerchants (ASX:EML), and founded The Entourage Growth Fund, which invests in upstart businesses. He is one of Australia’s leading entrepreneurs, having been listed in the BRW Young Rich List since 2014.
Jack’s last book, UnProfessional, was highly acclaimed, reaching best-seller status within three weeks of launching. His latest book, Unwritten’ outlines the unconventional wisdom he’s become known for, to living a life on purpose and making the world a better place.
Jack also co-founded The Entourage Beanstalk Factory, an organization that that delivers entrepreneurial training within corporations to change the way they think about creating their future.
Enabling entrepreneurship where it’s needed most, in 2010 Jack contributed to the development of the curriculum for The Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship in Johannesburg, South Africa. More recently, Jack spent a week at Sir Richard Branson’s home and private island, Necker Island.
Jack is regularly called upon by media as a spokesperson for entrepreneurship and education. He is a regular contributor for BRW and has been featured on Today Tonight, Sunrise, The Morning Show, Peter Switzer, Sky Business, as well as Channel 7, 9 and 10 News. He also regularly features in publications such as GQ, Mens Health, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, The Daily Telegraph, Australian Financial Review, Boss Magazine and news.com.au.
Jack has been named one of Australia’s Top 10 Entrepreneurs Under 30 twice by Dynamic Business Magazine & SmartCompany.