Krystian has broad experience in public policy development, and an in-depth understanding of government, legislative and political processes, with particular expertise in not-for-profit sector policy and in regulatory reform.
He is the Advocacy & Insight Manager for Philanthropy Australia, the peak body for the philanthropic sector in Australia. Prior to this, he was an adviser to a former Australian Assistant Treasurer, a role in which he oversaw the delivery of major not-for-profit sector reforms such as the establishment of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission.
Krystian is an Adjunct Industry Fellow at the Centre for Social Impact at Swinburne University of Technology and a Board Member of Mental Health First Aid Australia. He regularly writes about matters relating to philanthropy, the not-for-profit sector and public policy, with his contributions featuring in both news and peer-reviewed publications.
He has completed a Master’s degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science focusing on regulatory policy, and a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) from Deakin University.