Director – Communications & Marketing
Ric Navarro began his career as a journalist and media advisor, successfully managing communications for Prime Minister John Howard’s Supermarket to Asia program. Over his career Ric has led the communications and external affairs for a number of leading firms including mining, FMCG, infrastructure, and built environment organisations, where he implemented and managed communications, content marketing, corporate affairs, digital strategy, corporate social responsibility, stakeholder management and client-centricity programs.
As the Director of Communications & Marketing for NDY, Ric leads the strategic and tactical delivery of the firm’s communications and marketing objectives across all global operations. His strategic, results driven approach contributes to NDY’s commercial outcomes, operational performance, client-centricity programs, and business growth . Ric is also a member of the NDY Charitable Trust Board, the NDY Sustainability Steering Committee, and a member of the Australian Marketing Institute Governance Committee.
In October 2016, Ric was recognised as a Top 50 CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) awarded as one of Australia’s most innovative and talented marketing professionals: www.cmo.com.au/cmo50/