Australasia & Oceania ● Australia

Melbourne Hub

The Global Shapers Melbourne Hub is made up of a small group of dedicated individuals who come from diverse backgrounds and professions. We are united by a desire to shape a better present and future in Melbourne and wider society. We work collaboratively to deliver projects and events with a local, national and global influence – often in partnership with local individuals and organisations. We also develop ourselves professionally and personally in order to amplify our impact.

34 members


Gulandam Haroon Khan

Manager, Strategy, Innovation and Emerging Technology

@ PwC

Victoria Berquist


Candice Bowditch

Cyber Security Consultant

@ Thales

Ian Buck

Management Consultant

Philip Chan

Human Rights and Social Impact Consultant, KPMG Banarra

Linh Do

Lead, Australia and Pacific

@ The Climate Reality Project

Hamsa Farah

Sustainability Advisor

Gerald Lloyd Fisher

Managing Director

Bianca Goebel

Management Consultant

Carlo Guaia

Community and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor

Meenal Khare

Brand and Business Development Consultant

Sophie Lamond

Food nerd

Nina Liew


@ Nous Group

Matthew Nguyen

Co-Founder and CEO

Portia Odell

PhD Candidate

Madeleine Parry


Natalie Rathner

Director of Philanthropy Programs

Sam Rogers

Social Investments Advisor

@ Yajilarra Trust

Marie Luise Schega

Co-Founder and Director

@ Cosurround

Matthew Edward Taylor

Lawyer (Solicitor)

Daniel Tram

Content Associate

James Wong


Serena Zainal Abidin

Strategy Analyst

Chavy Arora

World Economic Forum Global Shaper

Jane Chen

Honours Student

Kareem El Ansary

Chief Executive Officer

Cal Foulner

founding director, community manager

Matthew Jackman

Melbourne Global Shaper

Diletta Legowo

Communication Designer

Bindi Naresh Raja


Robert Snelling

Master of Architectural Engineering Student

Michael Swiatkiwsky

Software Engineer

Imogen Waters

Experience Design

Vivien Yii

Research Coordinator

Interested in joining? Apply today to join our hub.