Jane Bourke

Director - Health and Safety (APAC/MENA/LATAM), Amazon

Jane is a globally accomplished professional with extensive leadership experience developing and executing strategy to drive sustainable business performance. Known for her engaging and energetic style, achievement focus and determination for business success.

Currently a senior global leader for Amazon responsible for the Health and Safety across APAC, MENA and LATAM leading a team of over 500 safety professionals.

Jane works best in transformation and high change roles in complex environments which require a strong risk-based approach with business acumen. Significant experience with HSE transformation; Merger and Acquisitions; as well as multibillion dollar construction programs; and oil and gas (onshore and offshore) operations.

Her experience includes senior roles in high risk environments including the Australian operations of fifth – largest company in the world (BP Plc), as well as Australia‚Äôs ASX Top 20 leading integrated energy company (Origin Energy), Australia’s leading Telecommunications Company (Telstra) in addition to considerable experience working as a Senior OH&S Consultant to a diverse range of organisations with varying risk profiles.

Jane thrives working internationally, having lived in UK, Bangladesh, Hong Kong and USA with a proven track record of managing within diverse cultures. Her tertiary qualifications include health and safety, and Ergonomics/Human factors which is complemented with Masters of Business Administration from Australia’s leading MBA school.

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