Andrew Wear

Andrew Wear is a senior Australian public servant and author. Currently, Director of Economic Development and International at the City of Melbourne, he also has extensive experience working for state and national governments. Andrew has degrees in politics, law, economics and public policy and is a graduate of the Senior Executive Fellows program at Harvard Kennedy School. He is a Victorian Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration Australia and a non-executive director of Ardoch Ltd, a children’s education charity. His first book, “Solved. How Other Countries Cracked the World’s Biggest Problems (and We Can Too)” was published in 2020 and has since been translated into multiple languages. His latest book, “Recovery: How We Can Create a Better, Brighter Future After a Crisis” was published in October 2021.