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Innes Willox– Chief Executive, Australian Industry Group
Innes Willox is Chief Executive of the Australian Industry Group, a leading industry organisation representing businesses in a broad range of sectors including manufacturing, defence, ICT and labour hire.
Innes joined Ai Group in 2008 with responsibility for policy development and advocacy across the federal and state government systems including in the areas of trade, defence, climate change, industrial relations and communications. He was appointed Chief Executive in May 2012.
Innes began his working career as a journalist and was for a time the Chief of Staff at The Age newspaper in Melbourne and Chief Political Correspondent for The Age in the Canberra Parliamentary Press Gallery. Prior to joining Ai Group he held a number of senior roles including serving as the Australian Consul General to Los Angeles and Chief of Staff to the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Alexander Downer.