Sydney - South West

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Christopher Mooney

Entrepreneurship Facilitator, Sydney - South West

Entrepreneurship Facilitator Service

Chris is the Entrepreneurship Facilitator appointed to service the Sydney - South West (Campbelltown) region - an initiative of the Australian Government.

Chris considers himself one of Australia's most experienced and trusted business specialists with a strong international trade and business development background.

Chris has advanced senior executive expertise in strategy formulation, business transformation, business development, strategic marketing, communications and sales in a diverse range of industries across multiple geographies and cultures. He has managed large and mid-sized businesses and multiple product portfolios, and has achieved turn-around performance through effective leadership and coaching. Senior executive experience includes eight years as Director (Deputy Chair) at Australian Marketing Institute and three years as Managing Director of six SME businesses operating in seven countries, based in the Campbelltown district. Chris was appointed to the executive level in BlueScope Steel where he had responsibility for Strategy within a $3.2bn division.

Chris has also served as Country Manager for BHP in PNG and the Philippines and been State Manager in Victoria, Western Australia and NSW. He has developed and led a BHP multi-faceted sales training program for 400 participants.

As a lecturer at University of Wollongong at undergraduate and Masters level, Chris has substantial public speaking experience. He is an active mentor and coach to both junior and senior business connections, and is an accredited trainer for Silver & Wise. Chris has been an International Stevie Awards judge.

How Your local Facilitator can support you?

Developing and Mentoring

Entrepreneurship Facilitators are funded by the Australian Government, and can help you develop your idea into a business by providing mentoring and business support, including:

  • Assisting you to understand how to go about starting a business.
  • Helping you develop a marketing plan.
  • Working with you to identify your business needs.
  • Referring you to other appropriate support and assistance (that may be fee for service).
Developing  and Mentoring

Your local Entrepreneurship Facilitator, is delivering their assistant and support services across these locations.

Ready to start your journey?

Tell us about your business

Fill in the following form and we will get back to you with resources and information that will help you jump start your entrepreneurial journey.

About your idea

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Do you have an idea?  
How will you resource your business?  
How much research have you done to start your business?  
What preparation have you done to start the business?  

Don't Miss

Upcoming Events

  • Sydney - South West
April 30, 2020 Online

Business advice for a better start-up

Serial entrepreneur, Chris Mooney brings 40 years of B2B experience to the Entrepreneurship Facilitators Thursday Panel Talk!
Learn the top tips to make your start-up a success! In this one-hour session, Chris and the team will teach you how to best set up and scale start-ups in times of crisis.
Learn from Australia's most experienced and trusted business to business specialist with a substantial international trade and business development background. Chris Mooney brings a unique strategic lens to operational, marketing, sales and customer challenges.

Do you have a question for Chris?

There will also be a Q&A session at the end, where you will have the opportunity to ask Chris and the panel any questions you have about entrepreneurship and how to overcome business challenges.
Don't miss the opportunity to start your business journey off on the right foot. Register to join live on the night or to receive the recording.

Work towards your business building goals.

Browse our resource library of articles, videos, checklists and other interesting content to help you prepare and develop your business. Got a burning question that we haven't covered? Simply send us an email or call one of our Facilitators today!

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Feeling ready to start your own business?

If you are thinking about starting a business or already in self-employment but need a helping hand, let us help you. Tell us abour your business idea today!