Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
Clare is currently working as an Assistant Secretary, jointly leading the Indigenous Business and Economic Policy branch at the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet. In this role, Clare leads the design and implementation of a range of initiatives to increase demand for Indigenous owned businesses and to support new Indigenous businesses to start up, and existing businesses to thrive. This includes the Commonwealth’s Indigenous Procurement Policy, the Indigenous Business Sector Strategy and the Indigenous Entrepreneurs Fund.
Prior to working in PM&C, Clare worked as a commercial lawyer, specialising in major government purchasing and contracting and administrative law.