Troy Watson, Chief Executive Officer
Troy Watson, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Mates4Mates, is a well-versed executive whose experience spans Defence, governance, stakeholder engagement, government relations, business and change management, strategy leadership and implementation.
Troy’s portfolio includes the role of Venue Manager at Yas Marina Circuit for the 2009 and 2010 Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, and more recently, the role of CEO at Northern Territory Cricket, where he played an instrumental role in the transformation of the organisations’ programs and strategic direction.
Prior to this, Troy spent eight years as a commissioned Warfare Officer in the Royal Australian Navy specialising in navigation, boarding operations and personnel management, where he gained invaluable insight into the Defence industry.
Troy’s Defence experience underpins his passion for assisting veterans as they transition to civilian life. Focused on providing a research-based, holistic approach to recovery, Troy is familiar with the challenges faced by veterans and their support requirements.
Having worked in multinational and culturally diverse environments, Troy is an experienced leader who is well-recognised for his work and dedication for community transformation.