Geethani Nair has had over 25 years of a varied and exciting professional career within the Australian VET sector immersing herself in roles across Technology training, ICT Management, VET Leadership and Education. As the former Head of Technology SkillsPoint at TAFE NSW, she has provided leadership to a diverse and extremely complex program of work leading a significant transformational business program that aimed to improve student experience. Her professional experience is appropriately supported by a number of formal qualifications including a Doctor of Education, Master of Information Technology, Graduate Diploma in VET and a Bachelor of Civil Engineering.
What inspired you to join DSO?
As a VET leader with strong experience in leading work-integrated training for the digital technology sector, I support the vision and the mission of DSO to explore agile, adaptive, and industry-relevant training pathways that lead to employment outcomes while providing the industry with employees that are equipped with relevant skills for now and for the future.
What do ‘digital skills’ mean in your life and business?
Digital adoption and automation are vital for the growth and sustainability of Australia’s economy particularly in this post COVID world. The rapidly changing technological landscape in Australia will force businesses across all industries to embrace more technology and automation resulting in an exponentially growing need for ‘digital skills’ in their workforce.Back to Blog page