Yaron Fisher

Yaron Fisher

Consultant

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Yaron is passionate about partnering with clients to deliver enduring solutions that improve the lives of individuals and communities. He is recognised as an innovative strategic thinker, an engaging and influential communicator and an analytically rigorous, structured problem-solver. He has experience working with a range of government agencies and for-purpose organisations to develop strategy and policy and evaluate and improve performance. Clients value Yaron’s instinctively collaborative working style and ability to infuse a unique blend of empathy, respect and warmth into everything he does.

Influential work

  • Facilitated extensive stakeholder consultations as part of an independent review of a state-wide harm reduction service – the first substantive review in its 30-year history
  • Developed a strategic asset plan for a Western Australian (WA) Government department to optimise its $16B of land and building assets and better meet its service delivery objectives
  • Conducted a strategic implementation review of a historic Indigenous Land Use Agreement between a multinational mining corporation and a Pilbara-based Aboriginal corporation
  • Evaluated a grants program that supports people with disability to participate in family and community life, recommending ways for the program to remain sustainable and effective
  • Designed a data collection and measurement process for a WA Government department to improve the efficiency of processing applications and enquiries.

Outside of Nous

Prior to joining Nous, Yaron worked at the WA Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage and in the public affairs section of the US Consulate in Perth. He has also held several volunteer leadership positions in informal education, youth mentoring and pastoral care in aged care.

Yaron holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours in politics and international relations) from The University of Notre Dame Australia and a Bachelor of Arts (political science, international relations and human resource management) from The University of WA. He has a strong research interest in the US-Australia alliance and its impact on the security and stability of the Indo-Pacific region.

In his spare time...

Yaron delights in musical theatre and enjoys a good road trip. He loves spending time with family and friends and relishes drinking hot full-bodied coffee and ice-cold craft beer.