Government Relations Manager, Australia and New Zealand
Simon has had an extensive career working in the government sector, at Federal, state and territory levels, with a particular focus on international business development roles in Australia and offshore.
Prior to joining Swisse as Government Relations Manager in 2016, Simon was Special Advisor, Investment at Austrade for four years, helping to facilitate significant inward investment projects from markets such as China, Japan Western Europe and the US.
As Executive Director of Invest Victoria, Simon was responsible for leading a range of international development initiatives for the Victorian Government, including attracting foreign direct investment to the State, and facilitating export initiatives such as Super Trade Missions to India and China.
Simon has also held various positions in Canberra, for both the Federal and ACT Governments.