Michael Newcombe brings over 15 years of management experience in various leadership positions across travel/ tourism, airline and management consulting sectors with companies such as Tourism Australia, Qantas, Jetstar, and Deloitte across Asia Pacific. He has successfully led commercial and new country strategies relating to geographic expansions across Southeast Asia, India, and the Middle East. He has a history of catapulting growth, attaining market dominance, and boosting revenue for brands in new territories by as much as 225%.
He has demonstrated repeated success in launching and scaling new commercial operations across multiple emerging markets. Mr. Newcombe has comprehensive knowledge of multicultural marketing and relationship building. He is able to maintain culturally sensitive relationships with both private and government sectors across geographic-wide boundaries. He is also skilled in directing multi-million dollar budgets and leading cross-functional, geographically dispersed teams. He has generated revenue growth streams through strategic planning, market development, partnership building, and win-win negotiations.
Mr. Newcombe holds a BBus and BArts in Business/Commerce from the University of Queensland in Australia.