Edwin is the current Australian Industry Hub (AusHub) Manager. AusHub is a funding initiative of the Australian Government and Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) under the aims of the Enhanced Economic Engagement Strategy (EEES). Edwin is responsible for setting up and running AusHub to expand two-way export opportunities under the agriculture, forestry and fisheries pillar of the Strategy.
Edwin has been living and working in Vietnam since 2018 with his young family. Prior to being appointed to AusHub Manager, he was the Country Manager of an Australian-Vietnamese company specializing in manufacturing, export and trading coffee, commercial kitchen equipment and domestic appliances to Vietnam. Back in Australia he has sales, marketing, and business management experience in large global organizations primarily in the ICT industry. Additionally, Edwin have also spearheaded several go-to market and CRM projects for various SMEs in Australia and Hong Kong.
Born and bred in Sydney Australia, Edwin holds an Executive MBA at the University of Technology Sydney, and is passionate about helping Australian businesses with their Asia expansion, particularly in Vietnam.