Emma Nesbitt

COO of Darwin Innovation Hub

Emma is the Chief Operating Officer of the Darwin Innovation Hub and a Director within the Paspalis Group of Companies.

In this role she is responsible for the delivery of the Australian Government’s Entrepreneur’s Programme, Strengthening Northern Australia Development Program, and the DIH’s in-house Investment Readiness Program.

Emma has led the Innovation and Advisory teams at the DIH since 2019 developing a solutions based culture that has made a positive impact on the growth of businesses and industries within the Northern Territory.  She brings a dynamic positive energy with a focus on company goals, new export markets and international investment attraction.

Emma is a member of the Australian Investment Council, Institute of Management and Leadership ANZ and sits on various boards in the Territory including the Investment Committee of the Paspalis Innovation Investment Fund.