Mr Nigel Browne

Current positions:

CEO, Larrakia Development Corporation


Nigel is a descendent of the Larrakia and Wulna peoples. He is the Chief Executive Officer of the Larrakia Development Corporation, having served as a Director on the board from 2006 and as Chair from 2010 to 2013. He is a Director with The Healing Foundation and the Aboriginal Area Protection Authority (NT).  Nigel studied at Northern Territory University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Law in 2001.  

Previous professional roles include Crown Prosecutor (ODPPNT), Aboriginal Lands (SFNT), and Policy Adviser (Chief Minister’s Office). Nigel has held board positions with the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency, Law Society (NT) and various other government and industry boards and committees including the Northern Australia Indigenous Reference Group (NIAA), Darwin Harbor Advisory Committee, Aboriginal Tourism Committee (Tourism NT), Judicial Council on Cultural Diversity and the Northern Australia Advisory Council. 

In August 2011, Nigel was announced as the National Indigenous Legal Professional of the Year.  He is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. 

Mr Nigel Browne