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ExpatriateConnect (EC)  is an initiative of the Australian Institute of Commercialisation (AIC), a non-profit leader in commercialisation education, the Southern Cross Group, a global organisation supporting Australians abroad and the Jigsaw Group, an Australian venture accelerator.

During market testing, EC identified a national interest by Australian companies looking for market experienced resources that could help their companies with export planning and immediate questions. EC has attracted global interest from Australians with overseas experience (current estimates of >900,000 Australian expatriates and a similar number of repatriates) who have demonstrated a both a willingness to mentor and encourage their Australian colleagues by sharing what they know.

EC is committed to advancing Australia by sharing global insights to domestic advantage. EC provides a bridge that connects experienced Australians with Australian businesses looking to go global.


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