Wyatt Roy wins spot on Forbes under 30 list
25 February 2016
Assistant Minister for Innovation Wyatt Roy has been named in the inaugural Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list: 300 of the region’s top young leaders, entrepreneurs and game-changers in 10 different sectors.
Mr Roy said he was “incredibly humbled” to be selected.
“Some extraordinary achievers have been chosen, many of them trail-blazing entrepreneurs and tech company founders,” Mr Roy said.
“They’re young, bright and talented – and they’re making the world a better place via transformative disruption.
“With Australia’s economy transitioning, we are in an unprecedented position to seize these exciting opportunities; to become a regional – even a world – innovation leader.
“The Forbes listing acknowledges the Turnbull Government’s focus on driving our future prosperity through innovation and entrepreneurship.”
Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia: www.forbes.com/30under30asia
Media contact: Mr Roy's office 02 6277 4646