Mr. Dale Seymour is the Commissioner of the Anti-Dumping Commission. He is an independent statutory office holder under the Customs Act 1901. As Commissioner he reports directly to the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, the Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science.
Mr. Seymour commenced in this role on 19 August 2013. Mr. Seymour has worked as a senior executive in both the public and private sectors. Prior to his appointment as Commissioner, he was a Director of Deloitte Access Economics and President of Wormser Energy (USA). Mr. Seymour has held a range of senior executive roles in the public sector including as Deputy Secretary of the Victorian Departments of Primary Industries, Natural Resources and Environment and State and Regional Development. He was also the Chief Commission Officer (statutory) of the Employee Relations Commission of Victoria (ERCV).
As Australia’s Anti-Dumping Commissioner, Mr Seymour is responsible for leading and directing the work program for the Anti‑Dumping Commission (Commission) and exercising the powers of Commissioner under the Act.