Cooperative Development Network
Australia’s most dedicated team, developing employee-owned cooperative enterprises across the Asia Pacific Region.
Empowering Australian businesses to transition towards Employee Ownership
Establish private, for-profit, worker cooperative business structures, that operate at a very high level and builds stronger communities, to become an employer of choice.
Saving Australian jobs
“Employee-owned cooperatives could represent a neat exit strategy for some Baby Boomers. EO cooperatives may not appeal to everyone; however an EO cooperative worked for my family and may work for others.”
You manage your business we manage the buyout
Results we Bring
Experiences we Bring
Be a Part Of
We implement Employee Ownership creating stakeholder relationships. We support a style of business operation where profits and ownership are shared
“Win for owners and a win for the employees”
Jobs to be saved
Businesses seeking succession
Identified for investment
The only business model endorsed by the United Nations
We value the “Seven Cooperative Principles” and provide a link to our resource page which lists and explains the seven Principles
How we Work
To develop sustainable worker cooperative businesses designed to employ people, narrow the wealth gap, address social issues, environmental issues, and be contributing members of the communities they operate in and being an employers of choice.