Board Member | Southern Cross Soloists
Experienced Board Member and senior executive with a strong focus on trade and investment, and major emphasis on Latin America and Japan. Currently based on the Gold Coast with an active interest in local and community affairs. Strong strategic, financial and commercial acumen with six years’ previous success as Managing Director of Trade and Investment Queensland (TIQ); and almost three decades of service in federal and state government. Additional experience in private enterprise with a focus on marketing, media management, public relations and crisis management. Sophisticated knowledge of global exports, foreign investment and trade, and international education, with proven ability identifying workable solutions to ensure positive outcomes in complex situations. Unique perspective on government administration and policy and an excellent understanding of strategic needs.