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Michael Maher Chief Executive Aged Care Development Network

Countries of expertise India, Japan

Work sector Training & development

Asian languages spoken Indonesian, Japanese

Location East Melbourne, Australia

Other Available to travel up to 50 kilometres
Available for Available for virtual interactions via Skype or other electronic means, Having students visit you in your workplace


Michael first travelled to Japan on a gap year after studying Japanese and Asian Studies at secondary school. He ended up studying and working in Japan for 4 years and became a fluent speaker of Japanese. After further study and travel, Michael then returned to Japan for a few more years during which time he bought and operated a motel business. Michael has also worked as a cultural translator, accompanying Japanese businessmen and also Australian biotechnology teams who visited Japan to exhibit at industry expos. He has built a wide network of contacts across Asia, particularly Japan, and has enjoyed all the opportunities that it has afforded him.

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