BACK 2 BUSINESS INTERNATIONAL, a world main commerce and funding providers firm has introduced the appointment of former Australian Diplomat and Commerce Commissioner, Lino Strangis, as its new Chief Government Officer.
Lino Strangis joined BACK 2 BUSINESS in 2019 as Ambassador and Regional Director for the Indo-Pacific. He was liable for establishing service agreements with key regional governments to broaden the attain of B2B’s funding facilitation program. BACK 2 BUSINESS has facilitated over £100 Million in commerce and funding throughout 5 continents up to now.
His appointment comes at a formative time for the rising skilled providers agency, which is spearheading new agreements because the companion of alternative for commerce and funding facilitation providers with governments in Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, China and a spread of nations in Africa. South America has additionally change into a really potential market, constructing on the momentum the agency was in a position to create after internet hosting a key opening occasion on the Argentina B20 Summit in 2018, hosted by the Argentina Chair, Mr. Daniel Funes De Rioja.
Below his leaderships BACK 2 BUSINESS will play a central function in delivering specialised trade targeted commerce missions, coordinating commerce and funding boards and curating alternatives for corporations to entry authorities officers and enterprise leaders. With the worldwide enterprise neighborhood eager to reinvigorate nose to nose networking, which has been largely suspended for nearly 24 months through the peak of the pandemic, the demand for BACK 2 BUSINESS’s providers, is predicted to skyrocket.
Ms Farah London, the Founding father of BACK 2 BUSINESS, stated “We’re thrilled to welcome Lino as our newly appointed CEO, his profession as a Diplomat who has been in a position to ship unimaginable commerce and funding alternatives in a number of the world’s most complicated and delicate industrial environments will present precisely the kind of management we have to actually evolve our providers platform and drive the innovation that retains our clients coming again.”
Lino presently resides in Adelaide Australia arriving there together with his household instantly from a diplomatic posting in Tehran the place he was serving because the Australian Commerce and Funding Commissioner. He was tasked with re-establishing Australia’s financial relationship with Iran publish the UN sanctions decision in 2015. Previous to Iran he served because the Australian Consul Normal, Commerce and Funding Commissioner in Istanbul. On this function he efficiently negotiated for the Australian mining trade to change into the lead companion within the modernisation of Turkey’s mining sector.
Extra lately in Australia he was the Government Director for Worldwide Engagement, Commerce, Immigration & Worldwide Training with the South Australian Authorities. Within the function he established new authorities commerce, tourism and funding workplaces in Shanghai, Tokyo and the US and led the State’s worldwide engagement. He additionally delivered immigration reforms to drive enterprise migration via a brand new enterprise Visa program.
He joined the Australian Commerce Fee in 2004 because the Coverage Director for Europe, Center-East and Africa. Whereas there he additionally accomplished a secondment to the Australian Nationwide College Faculty of Economics instructing Dynamics of European Enterprise.
Lino has additionally served because the Deputy Consul Normal, Commerce and Funding Commissioner in Dubai. His profession has been targeted on worldwide enterprise improvement and helping Governments efficiently ship financial improvement packages. Highlights embrace creating new funding facilitation insurance policies to drive enterprise development throughout G20 economies and negotiating the digital-economy chapters of the Singapore/Australia Free Commerce Settlement. Opening the e-commerce market between the 2 economies.
He has additionally labored as an advisor on power privatisation to the Victorian Authorities in Australia. He was subsequently appointed Director of Worldwide for the Nationwide Workplace for the Info Financial system, the place he developed packages to assist SMEs in adopting e-commerce to entry world markets. He was awarded the Australian Public Service Medal for his work on this space. Different duties of be aware embrace the place of Supervisor of Authorities Affairs for Pc Science Company in Brisbane and a place as an analyst for the United Nations Meals and Agriculture Organisation in Rome. He holds an Honours diploma in Philosophy from the College of Melbourne.