Ms Narelle Luchetti
Acting Deputy Secretary, Department of Industry, Science and Resources | Ex-officio member, Pathway to Diversity in STEM Review

Ms Narelle Luchetti has headed up the Manufacturing Division at our department, leading policy development to support Australian industry to be sustainable, resilient and to grow to its full potential. Responsibilities included implementating key initiatives that form the National Reconstruction Fund. Narelle has also overseen the creation of the Technology and National Security Division that supports the growth and productivity of globally competitive businesses by developing and promoting cohesive national digital economy policies and programs.

Over the last 10 years Narelle has worked in both policy and implementation roles across various agencies, including the former Department of Immigration, Digital Transformation Agency, The Treasury and the ACT Government. She has also worked in the private sector, including as a management consultant for IBM. She has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Diploma in Accounting.