GENERAL MANAGER PEOPLE & EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Vincent joined Hastings Deering in 2015 as Head of External Affairs and is currently General Manager People & External Affairs responsible for human resources, capability & learning and external affairs functions.
Between 2011 and 2014 he was Head of External Affairs with BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance between 2011 and 2014 responsible for all external affairs, internal communication and communities. Prior to joining BHP Billiton, Vincent worked with Royal Dutch Shell for 24 years in senior external affairs and business roles in Australia, UK, and Singapore.
Between 2007 and 2011, he was the Vice President Communications Asia Pacific based in Singapore responsible for all communication for Shell’s businesses across 15 countries in Asia Pacific. Between 2002 and 2006, Vincent was based in London and held roles of Head of External Affairs in Shell’s Strategy & Portfolio responsible for communication in mergers, acquisitions and divestments and Global Issues and Crisis Manager providing strategic advice to Shell’s Downstream business covering over 100 countries. From 2000 to 2002, he was the External Affairs Manager for Shell in Australia and Pacific Islands.
Vincent holds an MBA from Monash University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Queensland.