Mr Rob Delane

Rob Delane, is Deputy Director General (International Education, Trade & Investment) with the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science & Innovation.

During his 38 year public service career he has been a keen promoter of regional, state, national and international cooperation and government-industry partnerships to more efficiently and effectively deliver government services and industry outcomes. His career has included: research and development; biosecurity; industry development; natural resource management; market, trade and value-chain development; and industry economic policy. He has led strategies to foster service innovation within both the Western Australia and Australian public sectors.

Rob holds both Master of Science (Agricultural Science) and Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Science) degrees.  He is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and member of the Institute of Public Administration Australia.  In 2007, Rob received the Public Service Medal for outstanding service to the agricultural industries and community of Western Australia.