Sean

Australia. Born 10/07/1985

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Dyanamic, Friendly, Professional with passion for people and the global community.

I have just finished a contract as Senior Market Development Adviser - International Education in the Department of Economic Development, Jobs Transport and Resourses - State Government of Victoria and Council Member of the Australian Institute of International Affairs - Victoria. I have also served as Vice-President (2014/15) and Founding Member and Facilitator of Young Professionals Forum of the Institute. With a Bachelor’s Degree in (International Relations and Media Communications) from Deakin university as well as a Certificate in Diplomacy and International Relations at the Bandaranayake International Diplomatic Training institute of Sri Lanka . With over 9 years of experience in the tertiary education sector both VET and Higher Education, I was awarded the Australian Alumni of the Year Award for Education by AUSTRADE in 2012. I have represented Sri Lanka at the Student Conference on US Affairs at West Point Military Academy in 2006. I have been a Global Class Room Speaker in the International outreach to school kids in New York and has been involved in NGO’s such as the German Help Foundation(Sri Lanka) and in Tsunami relief work (2004). Most recently he was a member of the Oceania delegation to the Korea Foundation's Next Generation Policy Expert's Forum Dialogue in Seoul (July 2016). He was also Secretary of the Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Inc 2013-2015.

Africa, Central Asia, North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Middle East, The Caribbean

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Stake holder engagement Business Development Partnership Building and management Strategy and Policy Analysis Intercultural relations and communication Community Engagement Public Speaking

I have been a Global Class Room Speaker in the International outreach to school kids in New York and has been involved in NGO’s such as the German Help Foundation(Sri Lanka) and in Tsunami relief work (2004). I was also Secretary of the Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Inc 2013-2015.