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Margaret Bennett welcomes Avi Kumar to NHW

Margaret Bennett welcomes Avi Kumar to NHW
Margaret Bennett welcomes Avi Kumar to NHW

I am delighted to welcome Avi Kumar to Northeast Health Wangaratta as NHWs Director People and Culture.

Avi was previously based in Brisbane and comes to NHW  with an impressive and diverse HR background which includes his leadership role as General Manager Human Resources with the Royal Flying Doctor Service, (South Eastern Section) a role he held for six years. In this role he was accountable for the HR/IR functions across 8 locations in NSW, Tas, Vic and SA.  His other HR management roles have included positions in the hospitality and tourism industry.

Avi’s qualifications include a Master of Business Administration (International) with a HR & IR focus, along with qualifications as a Workplace Rehabilitation & Return to Work Coordinator and a Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment. Avi has also  been a Business Lecturer with TAFE in NSW.

Avi’s  interests include motor sports and actively supporting Not for Profit organisations in the wider community. He is very delighted to be moving to a senior  HR role in the health industry in north east Victoria.  He has the experience, the values and the commitment to make an outstanding contribution to NHW.

Please join with me in welcoming  Avi to the NHW team.