Brent Knevett, Director
Brent Knevett, the Director of Forsius Technology Consulting, is a former Australian diplomat, senior state government public servant, political lobbyist, and now business consultant, with extensive experience in advising companies on strategy and planning.
After completing an Honours Degree in Economics and Politics at the University of Tasmania, Brent spent twelve years with the Australian Diplomatic Service, working in Canberra and at a number of Australia’s embassies overseas.
Brent later represented the Tasmanian Government in Canberra, advocating the state's interests to the Federal Government.
Brent subsequently headed the Canberra office for a leading government relations firm, working closely with the senior management of Australian and international companies, including Macquarie Capital, Thales, Freehills, Virgin Australia, Accenture, and General Dynamics to promote their commercial interests to the Federal Government.
Brent has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).