About Marcus Riley

Marcus Riley is a positive ageing advocate, based in Brisbane, Queensland, whose career in the field of ageing spans over two decades, providing leadership and influence on local, national and global levels.

Marcus is past chair and current director of the Global Ageing Network, based in Washington DC, and chairman of BallyCara, a charitable organisation that provides accommodation, health, and care services for older people. Marcus is also an advocate for the rights of older people through his role with Global Alliance for the Rights of Older People (GAROP) based in London.

Marcus is the author of Booming, A Life-changing Philosophy for Ageing Well, and host of the podcast Booming, which features a number of inspiring guests, including Kerrie O’Brien, Maggie Beer, Ronni Kahn and more.