Qualifications: BSc/Forestry; GradCerts (Management Communications for Organisational Change, Business Restructure Management); Statistical Process Control and International Standards Organisation (ISO9001) Internal Auditor.
Luke McNamara has international experience in private sector Mergers and Acquisitions, commercialisation of Government services, public and private infrastructure partnerships and in capacity development and organisational change.
As the pioneer Business Development Manager and Assistant Director in TAFE NSW, he set up the Western Institute’s commercial training and consultancy services which had major national customers including Pazminco, Newcrest Mining, Namoi Cotton, Unilever and the Australian Wool Exchange (AWEX).
This business ran alongside other major income streams established by Luke including the Grants, Joint Ventures and International Projects portfolios. In the latter, Luke developed TAFE's first offshore JV in Malaysia and he won and managed more than 200 international aid projects throughout the Pacific.
Luke is a former director of the Xanana Vocational Education (XVET) Trust of East Timor, and he is an International Member of the Institute of Public Works Engineering of Australasia (IPWEA). He is a sponsor of the IPWEA post graduate Diploma on Infrastructure Asset Accounting.
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