none

NEW CEO FOR PEAK BODY

06-09-2019
by 
in 

Dr Bronwyn Evans has been named as the new Chief Executive Officer of engineering peak body Engineers Australia.

Dr Evans is an experienced and respected CEO with a wealth of leadership, commercial and policy expertise gained in Australia and globally.

Her roles have included CEO of Standards Australia, senior executive roles at Cochlear and GE Healthcare, as well as non-executive board experience in the construction, medical technology and digital business sectors.

According to Trish White, National President and Board Chair of Engineers Australia: “Over the last few years, Engineers Australia has modernised its governance and operations to support the increasingly important role of the profession in Australia’s economic, social and sustainable future, with our advocacy and media engagement also at an all-time high.

“Our board looks forward to Dr Evans advancing this work, growing our organisation through provision of clear member value and furthering the influence of our profession in the ethos of community service embedded in our Royal Charter.

“An electrical engineer who has led successful corporations across manufacturing, construction, research and standards-setting, Dr Evans is well-placed to lead our organisation into its next chapter as the engineering profession transitions to take advantage of the technological disruptions and innovation of the future.”

Dr Evans says she is excited to take on the role, adding: “With the global megatrends shaping our future relying so significantly on engineering insight and leadership it is a fascinating and important time for the profession.

“I am looking forward to working closely with the Board, the staff and the broader membership to continue to grow and advance our organisation.”

She will take up her new role on 3rd October 2019.

 

Related news & editorials

  1. 29.10.2020
    29.10.2020
    by      In
    National employer association Ai Group has attacked states over their continuing border restrictions, warning that they are putting at risk their economic recovery and the jobs of the community.
    "The remaining state and territory border restrictions are becoming more unjustifiable as each day... Read More
  2. 28.10.2020
    28.10.2020
    by      In
    Having the correct footwear is crucial to the wearer’s wellbeing and comfort when working in dynamic environments, not just for accident prevention but maximising protection.
    A foot injury can be debilitating and create difficulty when performing a job which is why leading distributors in... Read More
  3. 28.10.2020
    28.10.2020
    by      In
    The green and gold kangaroo on Australian Made logo has confirmed its international appeal with new Horizon Consumer Science research finding that 97 per cent of overseas consumers have a positive first impression.
      The research, which was carried out in six diverse export markets, found that more... Read More
  4. 27.10.2020
    27.10.2020
    by      In
    The Morrison government is helping fast-track the world’s largest green hydrogen and ammonia production facility, which is expected to create tens of thousands of jobs in Western Australia.
    The proposed Asian Renewable Energy Hub (AREH) in the Pilbara region is expected to support more than 20,000... Read More