The Board of Dietitians Australia are extending a sincere welcome to Marco Xuereb as the newly appointed Chief Executive Officer of Dietitians Australia.

Dietitians Australia is the peak industry body for dietetic and nutrition professionals in this country, representing over 8500 members.

“Marco’s values and experience are in close alignment with the values we have and vision we have for the future of Dietitians Australia,” President Tara Diversi said.

“We look forward to working closely with him in the role of Chief Executive Officer and continuing to showcase to him the astounding calibre and potential we have within our community of accredited practising dietitians.”

"I'd like to extend my gratitude to the outgoing Chief Executive Officer, Robert Hunt and the entire organisation for the warm welcome and support during the period of leadership transition,” Mr Xuereb said.

“Together, we will further elevate the impact of accredited practising dietitians and contribute to enabling policies that raise the health and wellbeing of all Australians,’ Mr Xuereb said.

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Note to Editors: Dietitians Australia is the leading voice in nutrition and dietetics, representing dietitians nationally and advocating for healthier communities. Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) is the only national credential recognised by the Australian Government as the quality standard for nutrition and dietetics services in Australia.