Emmet McElhatton, Dr
Commercial Manager, South East Asia
Dr Emmet McElhatton is the Commercial Manager focused in South East Asia. Emmet’s role includes working with senior leaders from partner governments to design partnership programmes to provide access to the Intellectual Property and expertise of New Zealand’s State Sector including GovTech, Ease of Doing Business, and public management reform. Emmet has led and delivered New Zealand State Sector projects in South, Southeast and East Asia as well as in the Middle East.
Prior to joining G2G Know-How, Emmet has held a variety of roles in the public sector, and industry associations. Emmet’s private sector career includes management and company director roles in publishing, leadership development consultancy and food and beverage retail.
Emmet has a PhD in Public Policy and a Masters in Strategic Studies from Victoria University of Wellington, as well as qualifications in arts and adult education.