Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Matthew is currently the Manager of the Food Industry Policy Section in the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science.
In his current position, Matthew is responsible for advising ministers on policies concerning productivity in Australia’s food and agribusiness industries. In his role, he leads policy formulation on issues such as trade, investment, labelling, competition, regulation and innovation. He is also responsible for delivering Australian Government funding for the Food and Agribusiness Growth Centre, known as Food Innovation Australia Limited. Outside of the department, he has also worked as an Adviser to an Australian Government Cabinet Minister and to various Senate Committees. Matthew has an MBA (Executive) from the Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) at the University of NSW.