Daniel Tucker AM
Founder and Managing Director
As one of twelve appointees to the Prime Minister’s Indigenous Advisory Council, Daniel is a highly respected and successful Aboriginal leader and businessman.
Daniel Tucker is the founding Managing Director of Carey, founded in 1995, and has been its Director since inception. Daniel has over 28 years’ experience in the mining industry having held executive roles in both ASX listed public companies and other private companies.
Daniel has won numerous Industry and Government awards including:
Commonwealth Department of Employment and Workplace Relations Outstanding Manager Award in the 2003 Corporate Leaders for Indigenous Employment Awards;
Ethnic Business Awards 2010, Winner Indigenous in Business Category;
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 Service Category, Western Region; and
Ethnic Business Awards 2013, Champion of Champions, Indigenous in Business.
Other positions Daniel currently holds include:
Inaugural Member of Prime Ministers Indigenous Advisory Council under the Abbott Federal Government; and
Founder and Chairman of the Carey Education Trust.
He has previously served on the Council of Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia and on the boards of a number of private and publicly Australian Stock Exchange listed companies. Daniel has also been an active member of numerous community-based organisations.