Ross delivers specialised Supply Chain facilitation services under the Federal Government’s Entrepreneurs’ Programme (EP). He is based in Far North Queensland but services across much of Regional Australia.
Ross started his working life as a farmer in the Sugar farming industry. He then moved into Local Government as an elected member before taking on an economic development role for that Shire Council. Ross has since worked in all three level of government and in various economic development roles.
He worked for the Australian government as the North Queensland Manager for AusIndustry for seven years before taking on the role of Chief Executive Officer for Advance Cairns and then General Manager Economic Development and Corporate Services for sister organisation Townsville Enterprise Limited before joining AiGroup.
Ross has an MBA from James Cook University, is a born and bred North Queenslander with a passion for motorcycles and amateur theatre.
The Entrepreneurs' Programme provides eligible SMEs with free expert advice and grant funding to improve business growth and competitiveness, solve R&D and technology needs and improve capability to participate in domestic and global supply chains.