The Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) has appointed a director for its new Defence NSW organisation.
Retired Royal Australian Navy (RAN) Commodore Peter Scott is to lead the new body, the Department of Industry announced on 18 May, as the NSW government seeks to increase its presence in the country’s defence industrial base.
Commodore Scott has previously served in the RAN’s Submarine Arm, as well as in various appointments ashore and at sea.
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