Phillip Dowsett

Phillip’s position as General Manager – Industry Participation is responsible for the monitoring and compliance of all State Government funded projects, where Industry Participation Plan commitments are made by lead contractors. These Industry Participation Plans detail the lead contractors (and the subsequent supply-chain’s) commitments relating to South Australian employment, supply inputs and capital investments through the projects delivery that provide economic benefit to South Australia.

From and advocacy perspective the function of the role is also to increase the number and diversity of South Australian based businesses winning government contracts.  The South Australian Industry Participation Policy and the Industry Advocate Act 2017 underpin the functions of the Industry Advocate as an independent statutory office.

Alastair McDonald

Alastair McDonald is the Director of Strategy & Architecture at Digital Health SA.  Digital Health SA delivers the digital and technology needs of SA Health. Strategy and Architecture is focussed on the evaluation of new initiatives against the strategic themes and architectural principles. Alastair is a Chartered Accountant with over 20 years’ experience in digital transformation.

Daniel Oetjen

Daniel has over 25 years of experience in senior level supply chain positions including leading strategic procurement, logistics and planning teams and setting up and running modern high volume distribution centres.

Zarina Carty

Zarina is a senior procurement management professional with over 25 years of experience in Procurement and Supply Chain including Category Management, Strategic Sourcing and Contract Management across complex and global organisations in the UK and Australia including Santos and SA Water.