Georgia is a Director in the Accelerating Business Growth (ABG) practice where she specialises in assisting clients with understanding and accessing government funding (R&D incentives, grants, etc.) and commercial strategy. She has a strong focus on technology-based innovation and leads KPMG’s national R&D tax technical team.
Georgia’s focus on policy and implementation has seen her involved in Government consultations on legislation and guidance relevant to innovation (especially as applicable to technology based industries). Georgia’s client base ranges from early stage startups through to some of Australia’s largest ASX 200 companies.
Georgia is a fully qualified lawyer and is a member of the Victorian Bar where she advises on IT and privacy related matters. She has consulted to government and private industry on policy, information privacy law, information management and IT security. Georgia has also been involved in Liberty Victoria (civil liberties), Cure Brain Cancer Foundation (cancer research), Stone & Chalk (national non-profit innovation hub) and EnergyLab (national non-profit cleantech accelerator).
Bachelor of Law, University of Tasmania
Bachelor of Science, University of Tasmania
Bachelor of Information Systems (hons), University of Tasmania
Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of Australia, Victoria and New South Wales
Member of the Victorian Bar