John Bieske

(Joined Board in 2004)
Experience/Connection to AOF: Awarded an AOF scholarship in 1965- went on to work in both the UK and Montreal, Canada. Upon returning to Australia joined Hewlett Packard starting as a Field Engineer. Went on to fulfil several Sales and Marketing Management positions over the next 30 years. During his time at HP he was transferred for 3 years to HP Headquarters in Palo Alto, California – being responsible for indirect sales and marketing into Canada, Latin America, Japan, Asia and Australasia. Executive Director during the last 8 years with HP in Australia. CEO of AOF since 2005 and Member of the Selection Committee.

Positions held: 1969 – 1999 Various sales and marketing positions at Hewlett Packard in both Australia and USA, 1991 – 1999 Executive Director Hewlett Packard Australasia, 1999 – 2014 Management Consultant.
  • Electrician/Electronic Technician
  • Diploma of Industrial Electronics from RMIT

Current Role: Retired