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Ms Helen Zimmerman

Honorary Senior Fellow

Chief Corporate Affairs Officer - Navitas Limited

Helen Zimmerman has worked in leadership roles in Australian public and private education for over 30 years. She is currently a senior executive of Navitas Limited, an Australian top 100 Company and global education provider that delivers higher education, English language training and settlement services, creative media education, workforce and professional education, and student recruitment.

Prior to joining Navitas she was Managing Director of the ACL Group of companies, the largest private provider of English language education in Australia.

Ms Zimmerman chairs the Advisory Group of the Language Testing Research Centre at The University of Melbourne. She has served on the boards of a number of peak professional education associations and regulatory bodies. Helen is a former President of the International Education Association of Australia and a current member of the Victorian International Education Ministerial Advisory Roundtable and of the NSW International Education Advisory Board. Helen was appointed to the Jobs for NSW Board in December 2015 and is a member of the NSW State Advisory Council of CEDA (Committee for Economic Development of Australia).

In 2010, she was one of the five national finalists for the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Agency's award of Leading CEO for the Advancement of Women.

E: helen.zimmerman@navitas.com
T: 02 9025 4738