Norbert Vogel brings a strong executive management capability to Australian Knowledge Management Group Pty Ltd, having had extensive experience in executive leadership roles in BHP and Telstra in diverse fields including organisational development, scientific research, marketing, strategic planning and production management.
Through his networks, Norbert is recognised internationally as a leading figure in developing the Australian Business Excellence Framework and in establishing the Australian Business Excellence Awards. In his capacity as Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Quality Council, Norbert gained extensive experience in consulting to industry in the fields of organisational assessment, organisational performance measurement, change management and strategic planning. This work allowed Norbert to gain an understanding of a range of industry sectors including all levels of government, health, aged and community care, education, manufacturing, resources and energy.
During the past ten years, Norbert has been Director of the Australian Knowledge Management Group P/L, a consulting organisation specialising in organisational performance assessment and measurement. Through this work, Norbert has gained specific expertise in consulting to Government, University, Vocational Education and Training and Natural Resource Management sectors. Norbert has been the principal consultant for the development of organisational evaluation processes within these sectors in recent years.
Norbert has served as a member of the Board of a number of national peak body, not-for-profit organisations and continues to be a member of a global network of individuals involved with the on-going development of national Performance Excellence Models.
Specialties: Specialising in organisational performance assessment and measurement, with a particular focus on governance and management systems capability.
Key Professional Roles:
Director – Australian Knowledge Management Group Pty Ltd (current – since 2001)
CEO – Australian Quality Council
Associate Director Organisational Development – Telstra
Executive Manager – BHP Steel
Senior Metallurgist – Steel Manufacturing – BHP Steel
Board member over time of five national Peak Body organisations