Dianne Tipping is the current Deputy Chairman of the Export Council of Australia, the Chairman of the Education Committee of the Australian Institute of Export and serves on the State Council of the NSW Business Chamber. She is also the founder and CEO of her own company, Excon International Pty Ltd, which assists Australian and global companies with large infrastructure programs globally. Alongside her corporate career, Dianne is active in sharing her knowledge and experience of export. She has taught international trade and export/import courses to a wide variety of audiences, including export managers, government officials and university students. Dianne has taught postgraduate classes at the University of Sydney since 2009. She has also been a contributor to recent editions of the Australian Institute of Export' Australian Export Handbook.