|Year ||Milestone |
|1993 ||Enrolled in Bond’s Bachelor of Commerce, attracted by real-work practical teaching, exceptional facilities and ability to complete undergraduate degree in just two years. |
|1994 ||Encouraged and coached by teacher to enter the Australian Management Championship. |
|1995 ||Gained practical experience via a Management Traineeship sponsored by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries designed to identify future leaders. |
Placed as Marketing Assistant at Volkswagen / Audi Australia and promoted to National Dealer Manager within six months.
|1996-1999 ||Headhunted to launch Jeep then Chrysler brand in Australia. |
Relaunched Audi in Australia as General Manager.
|1999 ||Headhunted to relaunch Maserati as GM and head of Ferrari for Australia and New Zealand. |
|2005-2008 ||Relocated to Modena, Italy as Global Marketing Director for Maserati, responsible for developing global brand strategy and creating global marketing teams. |
|2008-2010 ||Served on the Board of the Oncology Children’s Foundation. Part of the management team that tripled funds for children’s cancer research, worked with the Gates Foundation and created Australia’s first collaborative entity involving six children’s cancer research units – a world first. |
|2010 ||Appointed CEO / Representative Director of Ferrari Japan, achieving record profitability in the first year and highest market share in 2011. |
|2012 ||Appointed President/ CEO of Ferrari Asia Pacific. |