Wayne Gerard

Wayne Gerard

Brisbane tech superstar, Wayne Gerard has been appointed as Queensland's 4th Chief Entrepreneur.

As the CEO and Co-Founder of global company RedEye, he is a key leader in Queensland’s innovation ecosystem and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role.


Wayne is passionate about cementing the value of having a competitive and sustainable innovation ecosystem in Queensland.
In 2015, he was named Queensland Entrepreneur of the Year. He has also been a serving member on several boards, including StartUpAus and the Premier’s Business Advisory Council.


He will work alongside a newly established Advisory Council for Innovation. Together they will focus on maximising the support available to help open doors to the expertise and networks our innovation community needs to succeed in the new economy.

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