Meet The Team



Hayley Winchombe

Hayley is a recent graduate from the University of Western Australia where she was a UWA Fogarty Scholar and wrote her Honours on low-wage migration in Southeast Asia under the Bachelor of Philosophy. Hayley was the inaugural New Colombo Plan ASEAN Fellow in 2018. Hayley has advocated for enhanced regional trade and investment with AustCham ASEAN and published articles on Southeast Asian culture with the ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute. She has interned with the Australian Mission to ASEAN and the ASEAN Foundation in Jakarta.​

Board Director

Nash Mesquita-Mendes

Nash is a Senior Associate in PwC Australia’s Deals Strategy & Operations team. He works with ASX200 clients to create value and achieve growth through mergers & acquisitions. Graduating as valedictorian from the University of Southern Queensland (USQ), he holds degrees in Accounting and Computer Science. A New Colombo Plan scholar, Nash, studied in Singapore at the National University of Singapore and Singapore Management University. He also completed an internship with PwC’s Growth Market Practice specializing in cross-border strategic analysis emphasizing emerging markets.

Board Director

Patrick Stafrace

Patrick is a management consultant who helps organisations build and protect their social license to operate. He relocated to Indonesia under the New Colombo Plan where he helped establish the international affairs practice at a global communications firm. For two years he performed political risk assessments for Fortune 500 companies operating in Indonesia. He also worked extensively with government, business and community leaders to develop regulatory regimes on data privacy and artificial intelligence. His career highlight was with the Responsible Business Alliance where he helped secure a memorandum of understanding with religious leaders in Indonesia to abolish modern slavery.

Board Director

Citra Gantiaji

Citra currently works at the Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies, where she coordinates high-quality programs for Australian and other international students to study in Indonesia. Outside of work, Citra volunteers at the Australia-Indonesia Youth Association as the Jakarta Chapter President, and Alumni Officer of the Conference of Australian and Indonesian Youth. Citra’s passion in Australia-Indonesia relationship and her experience in promoting youth to youth relations have motivated her to further her engagement with the ASEAN-Australia community to improve the relationship and build people-to-people links. 

Company Secretary

Dan Trevanion

Dan is a law graduate from the Australian National University. He currently works at a global law firm where he sits on the firm’s Indonesia Steering Committee and specialises in disputes and international arbitration. Dan’s Australian and Indonesian heritage motivates him to create a stronger future for Australia by integrating the next generation of Australians and Indonesians. In 2015, he presented at the International Youth Organisation Forum in Beijing, China. In recent years, Dan has been a director of the Australian Law Students’ Association, Australia-Indonesia Youth Association, and a Principal of own organisation, Tetangga.

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