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Shane Hamilton

Employee Profile – Shane Hamilton - Chief Executive Officer

Shane Hamilton is the Chief Executive Officer of Evolve FM.

Shane is a Wakka Wakka and Bundjalung man from Queensland. Appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer in April 2020, Shane’s appointment as CEO of Evolve FM was a pivotal moment for Australian and Indigenous business. His appointment results in Evolve FM being Australia’s only company under the whole of Australian Government property services arrangement, and only facilities management company in Australia, to be majority Indigenous owned and led by an Indigenous chair and CEO.

Shane is a respected leader with executive experience across corrective services, housing and professional services sectors in government and corporate enterprises.

Shane came to the role after almost two years with PwC’s Indigenous Consulting Services, where he was the NSW/ACT Director, managing teams in both states, a role that required him to leverage the strong relationships he built and fostered in his previous roles.

Prior to that, Shane made a significant contribution to the Aboriginal Housing Office in NSW, leading the business through an organisational transformation, and re-establishing the AHO as a place of innovation and commitment through its supporting Aboriginal communities and businesses, and promoting choice and equal access to housing for Aboriginal families.

Shane is experienced in the development of working partnerships between the corporate sector and NFP or Government entities and was instrumental in establishing Community Housing Limited in Western Australia.