Assistant Secretary, Partnerships – Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment
Simon is an Assistant Secretary at the Department of Education, Skills and Employment. His responsibilities cover a broad range of international education matters.
Simon joined the Department in April 2021. His branch supports the Council for International Education and guides the implementation of the National Strategy for International Education 2025.
Simon also leads the Department’s engagement with China, Japan and the Republic of Korea.
Simon has been with the Australian Government since 2002 including the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet.