Peg Strategic Leadership Scholarship winner announced.

To celebrate our first birthday, Peg Consulting released an exclusive  scholarship to give back to the many who have supported the establishment and growth of Peg Consulting. Our success has translated to clients across the nation, including government agencies, private sector SMEs and multinationals.

The scholarship brought national interest and a competitive field. After much deliberation we are delighted to announce our winner- Gönül Serbest, Chief Executive Officer of Global Victoria.

Congratulations Gönül Serbestrecipient of the 2019 scholarship. 

As the Chief Executive Officer of Global Victoria, Gönül Serbest is responsible for leading the Victorian Government’s global engagement efforts. As part of this role, she manages the State’s international network of 22 trade and investment offices; leads a team that drives economic growth in Victoria by facilitating exports and promotes the State’s world class industry capabilities and education sector to international audiences.

 

Over her years working in international trade, as both Deputy Secretary and Executive Director, Gönul has been instrumental in the development and execution of the largest trade missions to leave Australia into emerging markets and the largest inbound trade delegations to visit Victoria.  These programs have generated billions of dollars’ worth of additional exports to the Victorian economy.

 

She has a passion for  supporting platforms and initiatives that empower young leaders and women to actively engage in areas of trade, culture and politics.