Laurie is President Industrial Relations for the Linfox Group of companies across the Asia Pacific region, Australia’s largest privately owned Transport and Logistics Business. In this role, Laurie directs and leads the strategic industrial relations framework across the Linfox Group to optimise alignment with the companies’ strategic priorities.
Laurie has extensive experience in workforce development, operations and employee relations. During his career Laurie has worked with many of Australia’s leading blue-chip enterprises including Qantas, Hawker De Havilland, Mayne Nickless and Aussie Home Loans. Laurie holds a Graduate Diploma of Labour Relations and Law from Sydney University and has completed the AICD Company Directors Course. Laurie is the immediate past Chairperson of Industry Skills Australia, a position he held for over a decade.