Mr Simon Whatmore
"It is an honour to be a member of your Alumni Council, which unites many talented and sincere people who desire to improve the University of Melbourne student experience for future generations."
Simon Whatmore is an experienced policy consultant with broad project and functional management expertise. His extensive consulting experience with government departments and corporate agencies spans strategic analysis, change management, organisational design, program management, project evaluation and implementation, and communications planning and delivery.
Simon has a deep understanding of negotiating highly regulated environments with extensive experience working within and with State and Federal Governments, as well as advising financial and community organisations on the government relations dimensions of a diverse range of projects.
Simon has previously presented conference papers to the OECD and WEF, and was a lead advisor for the Australian Government’s Pathways in Technology (P-TECH) program. In addition to the Alumni Council, Simon is a director of the Inflatable Regatta event company, among other projects.