Mr Christopher Heathcote has been appointed as the inaugural CEO of the Global Infrastructure Hub in Sydney.
Mr Heathcote has worked at senior levels in both the private and public sector in the UK and Australia.
His commercial background in infrastructure finance and experience in policy and regulation will ensure the Hub has effective relationships with stakeholders including the private sector, governments, development banks and international organisations.
Mr Heathcote is a British national. He is expected to commence duty on 15 June 2015 and to take up residence in Sydney with his family at the end of June 2015.
Full media release available at http://jbh.ministers.treasury.gov.au/media-release/052-2015/