Robert Bean is an Associate with Beasley Intercultural and one of the most experienced cross-cultural trainers in Australia. Over the past 30 years Robert has worked with hundreds of government, community and business enterprises across Australia to help them manage team and customer diversity and to develop cross-cultural communication skills.
He has national policy and research experience, including leading a team to review the quality of cross-cultural training in Australia for the Department of Immigration and Citizenship.
Robert has lived and worked in England, Canada, the U.S. and New Zealand. After arriving in Australia he managed the innovative workplace English and literacy service of the South Australian technical and further education system, working closely with major manufacturing and services enterprises. He then managed the national business languages and cultures service of Language Australia Ltd for two years, working with peak business and government bodies.
Robert’s qualifications include a Bachelor of Arts, Graduate Diploma in Education, and Cert IV Training and Education.