I am pleased to announce Dalene Wray as the winner of this year’s Chief Executive Women (CEW) Austrade Women in Export Scholarship.

Ms Wray is Managing Director of OBE Organic, an Australian company specialising in organic beef, and has pioneered sustainability and disease management programs, aimed at boosting farmer productivity, improving animal health and welfare and reducing supply chain waste.

OBE Organic exemplifies an Australian business using innovation to improve its products and connect with customers around the world.

Ms Wray will attend Harvard Business School’s Disruptive Innovation - Strategies for a Successful Enterprise course in Boston, Massachusetts, next month.

The Scholarship, offered in partnership between Austrade and CEW, supports women leaders at critical junctures in their careers.

The Turnbull Government is committed to supporting female entrepreneurs and innovation that grows demand for Australia’s premium quality goods and services in overseas markets.

For more information, visit: www.exportawards.gov.au/womeninexport or www.cew.org.au/scholarships

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