Callan Markwick

Executive Director, Industry and Workforce Capability · Department for Industry, Innovation and Science


Callan is responsible for supporting sustainable economic growth through industry development, technology adoption and workforce strategies.

With over 20 years’ experience in leadership roles in both public and private sector, Callan has developed in-depth knowledge and expertise in modern manufacturing, local and national training and education systems, workforce planning and public sector policy and delivery.

Prior to being Executive Director, Callan held senior roles delivering systemic reform, key partnerships with industry and complex projects and strategies of state and national importance.

Callan holds a Graduate Certificate of Leadership from Deakin University along with tertiary qualifications in project management, human resources, training and career development.