Managing Partner, Neom
Wayne is currently Managing Director, Media, Culture, Entertainment & Fashion Industries at NEOM on the Red Sea in northwest Saudi Arabia. He is tasked with developing these key industry sectors as part of the wider ambitions for NEOM.
Wayne is an accomplished and successful, international executive with an unparalleled 20+ years of experience in leadership roles in the media and creative industries. Having lived and worked in Australia, North America, Asia and the Middle East, he has developed strong cultural experience and expertise across many mature and emerging markets. Wayne has led key divisions of several iconic, international media businesses and driven broad brush strategic & policy initiatives for government in the media, cultural and creative industries sectors.
His experience includes the development of industry and sector clusters, establishment of special economic zones (media, digital, gaming and entertainment) and investment and delivery of media and cultural infrastructure.