Jim Raz worked for 15 years as a senior executive for an Australian company listed on the ASX, in plastic technology/ water sector; more than half of which he spent on North American business development. His speciality was the field of international sales and business development, and he gained extensive business experience in the United States, South East Asia and the Pacific Rim.
Today, Export Access is working with clients in the United States, Canada and Australia, who are seeking to establish themselves and their products in each other's markets.
Jim enjoys the interaction with clients, and the stimulation that comes from working with a diversity of products and technology. Whilst he has specific knowledge in the water sector, he sees enormous opportunities in exporting for all businesses that are genuinely enthusiastic and have the entrepreneurial spirit.
Honoray Positions Held:
Chairman, SA Advisory Council: Australian Institute of Export (AIEx) South Australia
Secretariat: AIEx, SA
Secretariat: International Trade Association, SA (ITASA)
Mentor: South Australian Young Entrepreneurial Scheme (SAYES)
He lives in Adelaide, South Australia with his three children.