Peter Mackey

Presenting : NSW International Student Awards

Director, Trade, International Education and Small Business Operations, NSW Department of Industry

Peter Mackey joined the NSW Government in October 2014 after seven years with Austrade. Peter was posted as Trade Commissioner to Hanoi in 2010 and then Singapore. During this time he also held a regional role, as Education Commissioner, ASEAN, leading Austrade’s regional education team across South East Asia. Over the past 20 years, Peter has worked primarily in the education and training, ICT and government sectors. In his current role Peter oversees the Study NSW team as well as the Export team based in Sydney and the broader Tradestart network of advisers around regional NSW. Peter’s broader area of responsibility also includes the Small Business Operations team that delivers the Business Connect program across NSW to new and aspiring small businesses.