Tony Le Nevez is the Managing Partner for Henley & Partners Australia and is based in Melbourne. He has over 39 years’ experience in the migration services industry. Before joining Henley & Partners he worked for the Australian Department of Immigration in Canberra, Bangkok, Athens and Vienna where he was a senior policy advisor and Principal Migration Officer. He moved to the private sector in 2006 and was Managing Director of Hamilton Watts International Migration Services and Newland Chase Australia until 2018. Tony holds a Graduate Certificate in Migration Law and Practice from the University of Victoria, is a member of the Investment Migration Council and the Migration Institute of Australia, and a registered Australian Migration Agent.
Prior to joining the RP Group of companies in 2012 as CEO of OGM, Peter held senior positions as an Australian Diplomat for fifteen years including as Minister Commercial in the Australian High Commission in New Delhi India covering trade and investment strategy across South Asia, as Australian Consul General Dubai and Senior Trade Commissioner Middle East and North Africa, and as Minister Commercial in the Australian Embassy in Seoul Korea, as well as multiple senior trade and investment roles in Japan.
Peter is passionate about global linkages of people and through his extensive business expertise has focused this into the area of skills and people development in both developed and developing markets.
Peter sees his role as identifying and nurturing opportunities amongst different countries, cultures and languages through business to deliver win-win outcomes for workers as well as for industry.
Peter holds a Masters of International Trade & Diplomacy (High Distinction) from Monash University and is a fluent Japanese language speaker.