ICC Sydney Promotes Luke Fleming to Director of Human Resources

17 Aug 2021

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney), Australia’s premier convention, exhibition and entertainment venue is delighted to announce the promotion of Luke Fleming to the role of Director of Human Resources.

Previously in the role of Senior Manager, Human Resources Shared Services, Luke has stepped up to steer the Human Resources department, which is responsible for the expansive and dynamic permanent and casual workforce at ICC Sydney.

ICC Sydney CEO, Geoff Donaghy said Luke has been an integral member of the venue’s team, having joined prior to opening and has helped establish, develop and manage the venue’s workforce for the last five years.

“Luke has demonstrated that he is highly skilled at leading top performing, multi-disciplinary teams. His strengths in strategic business planning, talent acquisition, employment relations and industrial compliance have earned him a sound reputation as an effective people leader. We look forward to seeing Luke continue to develop and maintain key relationships with stakeholders, to drive exemplary service delivery in the business events sector while ensuring team member safety, health and wellbeing remains in focus,” Donaghy said.

Mr Fleming said he was thankful for the opportunity and looked forward to channelling his energy into developing the venue’s team as it recovers from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“I am delighted to take up the baton to lead our award-winning Human Resources department at ICC Sydney, drawing on my experience within the organisation but also from the events sector more broadly.

“It has been an incredibly challenging year but ICC Sydney’s industry leading management and prioritisation of its team members is exceptional. I am looking forward to continuing to work with our world class team in a leadership capacity, to drive the highest standards of business excellence as the venue moves through to the next stage of its recovery in 2021,” Fleming said.

Luke is an avid champion of ICC Sydney’s Diversity and Inclusion program. He is a diversity and inclusion trainer, certified DISC practitioner, trained mental health and first aid responder and a key member of ICC Sydney’s internal COVID Taskforce.