Leadership Team - Choose Brisbane


Leadership Team

Brisbane Economic Development Board's executive team brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the organisation.

Brett Fraser, Chief Executive Officer

Brett Fraser is Brisbane Economic Development Board's Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for delivering the city’s long term economic blueprint. 

Brett has extensive global experience in economic development, corporate and government relations, and project management and his role is critical to continuing to deliver the city’s economic blueprint, a portfolio of economic development strategies and projects aimed at growing the city’s economy. 

Brett’s executive positions include Director at Brisbane Marketing, Investment Director (North America) at Invest Australia, General Manager at Australia TradeCoast and various senior executive positions at Vale, one of the world’s largest global resources companies, including Head of Corporate Affairs, Human Resources and Sustainability.

Jon Kritzinger, Chief Financial Officer

Brisbane Economic Development Board's Chief Financial Officer, Jon Kritzinger, is responsible for financial management, information technology, risk management, corporate administration and insurance. 

A Chartered Accountant with more than 16 years' experience in management accounting and financial management has a strong background working in medium-sized companies, with particular expertise in the manufacturing and retail construction sectors. 

Jon has held a number of directorships on various divisional boards and is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia.