Mr Adam Boyton was appointed Interim National Skills Commissioner in October 2019 to oversee early design work and engage in a co-design process. Mr Boyton will continue in his role until the full time statutory position is filled.
Mr Boyton has almost 25 years as an economist across government and the private sector. He was previously the Chief Economist at the Business Council of Australia and the Australian Chief Economist for Deutsche Bank. He was a member of the NSW Skills Board from 2013, and was closely involved in the development of pricing, funding and costing models and in the continuous review and assessment of VET in NSW.