Brett has spent in excess of 35 years in the customs broking and freight forwarding industry, which has extended to extensive experience in the international trade consulting field.
Brett has managed large teams within the customs and consulting fields and has progressed through to being a Director and owner of VoxGroup which has further enhanced his management skills.
This experience has lead to Brett having wide and varied operational skills throughout import, exports, transport, customs, consulting and forwarding matters. Brett is also called upon by importers, exporters and other industry participants for assistant with consulting matters including classification, Tariff Concession Order (TCO) interpretation, valuation, free trade agreement compliance, declaration audits. As an extension to the consulting matters Brett has assisted companies in the complex matters of Anti Dumping investigations both at a local manufacture and importer levels.
The above experiences has lead to Brett being involved in training post graduate students to assist in completing the required levels of training to obtain a customs brokers licence and this lead to Brett being an integral partner of FWG which was the partnership which wrote the initial online industry course for the IFCBAA.
Brett has been licensed by the government as a customs broker since 1993 and has been accredited by the Department of Agriculture, Water and Resources (DAWR) since the inception of the accreditation scheme in 1997.
Brett, as one of the inaugural members of Spring Hills FC, has also spent the last 11 years volunteering as coach and club secretary for a local soccer club and has overseen the growth of the club from an initial 54 members to in excess of 550 members with a large focus on the expansion of the opportunities for female participation.