leadership team

Our Leadership Team has a diverse range of global experience across many industries and sectors. Together they are passionate about supporting people with migrant and refugee backgrounds to feel at home in Australia.

Trevor Watson

Interim Chief Executive Officer
Trevor commenced as Interim CEO on 23rd January 2023. Having both nursing and accounting qualifications, he brings many years of experience in health care and human services leadership roles and across several countries.
He holds an Executive MBA from Bayes Business School, London, UK, and is both a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (FCCA).
Spectrum Trevor Watson

Rachna Muddagouni

Executive Director, Business Transformation and Company Secretary
Rachna has been appointed as Executive Director of Business Transformation and Company Secretary at Spectrum. Rachna has over 20 years’ experience at Chief Executive and Executive level career in community, legal, health and education services across the not-for-profit, public statutory and University Sector. She has led many change management, governance and business transformation roles at Fitzroy Legal Service, Victoria Legal Aid, CommUnity Plus and Graduate Student Association at the University of Melbourne.
A qualified Dare to Lead facilitator with formal mediation skills, Rachna has extensive experience in governance, business transformation, development, strategic planning, change management, policy analysis quality, risk and compliance functions in small and large organisations.
Rachna is an Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD) graduate, holds a Master’s in Business Administration and recipient of the Victorian Law Foundation Fellowship Program.
Spectrum Rachna Muddagouni

Bevan Toerien

Executive General Manager, Commercial Services
Bevan manages Spectrum’s Central Support Team. A migrant himself, he worked in leadership positions spanning two countries and two different industries, roles in both corporate and government sectors. He established his Australian career by working in a both service level management and project management positions servicing the NTG in the outback Darwin.
With a passion for people, technology and leadership he completed his Microsoft Certified IT Professional Certification underpinned by his ITIL certification including various industry qualifications. Bevan has worked in service delivery and operational lead positions in South Africa servicing clients, investment giant Remgro Ltd supporting both Bloomberg and Reuters.
He opted to diversify and pursued an industry change, subsequently working in the Contact Centre industry. He worked as the Australia and New Zealand ANZ senior team leader for National Hearing Care part of the multinational Amplifon Group and has developed high performing teams in both the IT and Contact Centre industries.
Spectrum Bevan Toerien

Paul Ingham

Manager, Settlement and Family Services
Paul manages Spectrum’s Settlement and Family Services teams. He has worked in leadership and consultancy positions across various fields of practice with United Nations programs, government and non-government organisations.
Paul has a particular passion for migrant safety, which is evidenced in his career working as a practitioner, consultant and leader in humanitarian settings, including human trafficking and gender-based violence, and with internally displaced people, refugees and people seeking asylum.
Paul holds a Bachelor of Social Work and Social Policy and Masters in International Development; he has a particular interest in trauma-informed practice and participatory processes.
Spectrum Paul Ingham