Director & Principal
Jeannette Roberts Consulting
Jeanette Roberts has more than 35 years’ experience, undertaking a range of senior executive roles in major global organisations. She has been responsible for all areas of business management – finance, HR, technology and operations. Her experience covers a broad range of geographies, including China, India, Russia, Europe and Asia Pacific.
Her consulting practice covers a diverse range of industries, focussing on innovation, entrepreneurship and commercialisation. Her clients encompass a wide range of stakeholders including major corporations, contractors, consultants, State and Federal Governments and academic institutions.
She offers particular expertise in innovation in major projects, and technology development and implementation. She works with clients on innovation ecosystems, commercialisation pathways, IP and technology protection, and market analysis. She is an innovation mentor for the Australian Technologies Competition, and the Industry Mentoring Network in STEM.
Jeanette Roberts holds a number of board appointments including the State Training Board, the Australian Centre for Project Leadership, and Barking Gecko Theatre Company.
Ms Roberts has a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering with Honours from the University of Melbourne. She is a Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, and a Senior Fellow of the L H Martin Institute at the University of Melbourne.