General Manager of Product and Insights
Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
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Nick Clare, the General Manager of Product and Insights at the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), brings a wealth of experience in insight development, strategy, growth planning, and commercial execution across product and brands. His diverse background spans Elite Sport (AFL), the Global Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry, small business in the mining and construction industry and digital start-ups, where he has been at the forefront of innovation—especially in the mobile wallet and a digital suggestion box for business. Nick’s passion lies in human storytelling, creative problem solving and driving commercial impact.

Throughout his career, Nick has made significant contributions in various domains. At VCCI, he spearheads insight development and the deployment of the ESG, Cyber, AI and Growth Through Marketing product strategies, supporting businesses of all sizes in navigating these critical topics. Nick leads a passionate team, partnering to address complex challenges and drive positive change, particularly for small and medium businesses.

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[Wed 29th May]

10:15

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