Paul Shetler is a dual US/UK national who is a permanent resident in Australia on a “distinguished talent” visa. He is a technologist and entrepreneur with over two decades’ experience working on large scale IT and organisational change projects, spanning the public and private sectors. He has co-founded two start-ups, worked in two others and also been in leadership roles at large suppliers like Oracle, Microsoft, and the global payments network, SWIFT. More recently, Paul was responsible for transforming the way government delivers public services. He was appointed CEO of Australia's Digital Transformation Office in July 2015 by Malcolm Turnbull and served in that role and later as Australia's Chief Digital Officer until November 2016.