Our department is formed by the following business groups, each of which make an important economic contribution to Queensland:

  • Office of the Director-General, Economic Policy and Communications
  • Office of the Coordinator-General
  • Corporate
  • Economic Development Queensland
  • Innovation
  • Investment Facilitation and Partnerships
  • State Development
  • Tourism
  • Tourism Development Projects

The department is led by our executive leadership team. Click on the image or title to view more information about our leaders.

Damien Walker, Director-General
Damien Walker,
Director-General
Tess Bishop, Deputy Director-General, Office of the Director-General, Economic Policy and Communications
Tess Bishop,
Deputy Director-General, Office of the Director-General, Economic Policy and Communications
Toni Power, Coordinator-General
Toni Power,
Coordinator-General
Michael McKee, Deputy Director-General, Corporate
Michael McKee,
Deputy Director-General, Corporate
Jason Camden, A/General Manager, Economic Development Queensland
Jason Camden
A/General Manager, Economic Development Queensland
Dr Sarah Pearson, Deputy Director-General, Innovation
Dr Sarah Pearson,
Deputy Director-General, Innovation
Michael Carey, A/Deputy Director-General, Investment Facilitation and Partnerships
Michael Carey,
A/Deputy Director-General, Investment Facilitation and Partnerships
Michele Bauer, Deputy Director-General, State Development
Michele Bauer,
Deputy Director-General, State Development
Jeff McAlister, Deputy Director-General, Tourism and Major Events
Jeff McAlister,
Deputy Director-General, Tourism and Major Events
David Edwards, Projects Chief Executive, Tourism Development Projects Division
David Edwards,
Projects Chief Executive, Tourism Development Projects Division