Robina Xavier

Professor Robina Xavier is Executive Dean of the QUT Business School in Brisbane, Australia. She has more than 25 years’ experience in academia and industry with specialist expertise in investor relations and crisis management.
Robina is the former Head of the School of Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations at the QUT Business School where she was also responsible for the Business School’s international business and languages portfolio. Prior to joining QUT, Robina worked as a consultant to both the private and public sectors in Australia, specialising in corporate and financial relations. She completed her masters’ research in investor relations and holds a PhD in crisis management.
Robina has sat on a number of government advisory groups in Australia, is a former National President of the Australian peak industry body, the Public Relations Institute of Australia and is a former chair of the industry’s National Education Committee. Robina is a Fellow of both the Public Relations Institute of Australia and the Financial Services Institute of Australasia.