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Robert Griew

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Robert brings deep experience gained over 25 years of senior executive leadership, including CEO positions in the public and community sectors and nine years of management consulting.

Robert has just completed a period as Complaints Commissioner for the NDIS, before which he was a Nous Principal for five years, leading Nous’ public policy work, higher education sector engagement and the ACT office. Robert now partners with Nous on specific assignments while consulting through his own business.

Influential work

  • Served as Associate Secretary in the Australian Government Department of Education and Training, responsible for higher education, research and international education
  • Served as CEO of the NT Department of Health and Community Services for four years
  • Served as CEO of the AIDS Council of NSW in the late 1990s and in prior roles ran the Australian Government Aged Care and Aboriginal Health programs
  • Led functional and efficiency reviews of various Australian Government departments
  • Led new policy and strategy in various areas of sensitivity and public engagement and organisational and leadership development.

Outside of Nous

Robert has done extensive work in the community sector, where he has maintained a long-term commitment; serving on boards, as an adviser and as a consultant. He currently serves on the Board of the Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations.

Robert also holds an honorary position as an Enterprise Fellow at the University of Melbourne and is a stream lead in a five-year research program on Aboriginal youth mental health. He is also an accredited mediator and holds degrees in education, public health and economic policy.


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