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Diane Dixon

Diane Dixon

Committee Member

Diane has worked in the areas of major infrastructure project management, strategic planning, economic development and international trade and investment in both the UK and Australia over the past 20 years. She has driven the city’s economic agenda and a range of strategic projects during her roles with the City of Gold Coast including the development and delivery of the City of Gold Coast's Economic Development Strategy 2023 and projects including the city's international and precinct economic zone plans and projects.

She currently leads the Gold Coast Health & Knowledge Precinct (GCHKP) Precinct Delivery Team focused on identifying business, research and investment attraction opportunities on behalf of City of Gold Coast, Griffith University, Gold Coast Health and the Queensland Government.

This includes delivering the targeted investment attraction strategy for the identified opportunities on the land available in the precinct for global investment, business and research facilities. The current role involves leading the initiation and outcome focused establishment of international investor, industry and development partnerships alongside global clinical and research collaborations to drive end user targeted facilities to create a world-class knowledge hub driving employment, investment and economic outcomes.