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Russell Shewan is an accomplished executive with over 29 years of experience spanning the engineering, private and for purpose sectors. Russell has held C-level, leadership and Board roles across health, disability, education, government business enterprise, logistics, technology, and manufacturing. As the newly appointed CEO of Engineers Without Borders Australia, Russell brings a unique blend of strategic thinking, compassionate governance, commercial acumen, and a passion for positive change.

Russell has a Masters of Engineering and a Bachelor of Applied Science from RMIT and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD). Russell is driven to continually improve the customer experience through creative solutions which deliver sustainable community and commercial outcomes. Russell has achieved this by understanding the aspirations of communities, staff volunteers and stakeholders, applying commercially astute practices, corporate governance and combined this with a strong understanding of technology and how to creatively innovate.