Former NSW innovation minister Victor Dominello has a brand new facet hustle after leaving politics, becoming a member of the board of the Tech Council of Australia (TCA).
He’ll substitute former Turnbull-era federal minister and TCA government director Wyatt Roy, who departs the board subsequent month.
TCA chair Robyn Denholm thanks Roy for his contribution within the two years because the foyer group shaped.
Dominello, who delivered his closing tackle as a minister, speaking about the way forward for the digital economic system, at a TCA occasion in March, lately signed on because the director of the university-based UNSW-UTS Reliable Digital Society Hub.
Former Queensland innovation minister Kate Jones can be on the TCA board together with the likes of Canva’s Cliff Obrecht, Afterpay’s Anthony Eisen, and Atlassian’s Scott Farquhar.
Roy praised Dominello’s appointment.
“I can consider no yet one more certified for the function than Victor. He set the gold customary for digital authorities and can proceed to convey an essential perspective to the nationwide dialogue on tech,” he stated.
“Having a very bi-partisan strategy is a gigantic energy of the Tech Council and is one thing many business organisations have struggled to realize. Broad neighborhood and political assist for the tech sector will guarantee lasting coverage change.”
Dominello stated: “that is an organisation that has gone from zero to hero in simply two years. It’s main advocacy within the tech sector and offering a unified voice on important points.”