Recruitment Update: ABCN CEO

The Australian Business and Community Network (ABCN) is seeking to appoint an outstanding leader as its next Chief Executive Officer.

The CEO will be responsible for the overall leadership and the reputational, operational, financial and risk management of ABCN.  The CEO will build and sustain critical relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, member companies, government and educators. The CEO search will be managed by the leading international recruitment firm, Korn Ferry.

For further details on the role, please click here.

Tony Macvean, ABCN Chair, said: ‘It is an exciting time for ABCN. We are grateful to [our former CEO] Allegra Spender for her wonderful leadership at ABCN – we have made great progress in realising our ambition to bring business and schools together to address educational disadvantage, and she has left us in a strong position.  We are growing our reach with regional and rural students, strengthening pathways from our schools into our businesses, and supporting young people to thrive in the digital future.  It is a great opportunity for the right person to lead ABCN in the next stage of its growth and evolution.’

In the interim, the Board has appointed Greg George, ABCN Head of Program Delivery, as Interim Chief Executive Officer.

For any further information regarding the role of CEO, please get in touch with Courtenay Atwell, Senior Associate, Korn Ferry (0403 553 836). To apply confidentially, please supply a resume and a brief cover letter that outlines your skills and experience relevant to the role to:


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