Economic Development Manager at the City of Perth, Daniel High is currently involved in key sector development and economic diversification opportunities for the City. This involves leveraging current industry strengths like mining, energy and resources and developing new sectors such as Education, Innovation, Tech start ups, Tourism and Health and life sciences.
Daniel has an extensive background in large scale urban revitalisation and place making projects having worked at the Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority for over seven years in a variety of roles including Business Services, Governance and Place Management. Project experiences includes Elizabeth Quay, Scarborough and the highly regarded Perth Cultural Centre Regeneration. Daniel has also worked in regional development roles in the North West of Australia prior to his current role at the City of Perth. Daniel has worked with many key stakeholders in Perth to deliver economic and activation outcomes across multiple roles. Daniel has a double degree in Commerce from Curtin University and has completed the Australian Institute of Company Directors Course.