Co-opted Councillor

Shaun Smith was appointed as Deputy Secretary, Corporate Service Partners in October 2017.

Shaun joins the Department of Industry from the Department of Finance Services and Innovation where most recently he has been responsible for setting up the Strategic Programs and Performance Management Office reporting to the Secretary.

Shaun brings prior experience in large commercial roles within property, engineering & construction before joining NSW State Government where his career included roles as Director, Executive Director and Managing Director for DPC and DFSI.

Shaun established the NSW Telco Authority and has previous experience acting as Deputy Secretary for DFSI across the Government Services division. He has been instrumental in establishing the customer service council for NSW Government and at DFSI as the Executive Sponsor for Premier’s Priority 12 - Improving customer satisfaction with Government Services. He is also the chair of NSW Government Community of Change professionals and brings strong leadership, operations and customer focus skills to the Department.