Sam Refshauge

Sam Refshauge – Executive Director

Sam Refshauge is an Executive Director and former CEO of batyr. After graduating from UNSW with a Bachelor of Commerce and a brief stint in the corporate events world with Adrenalin, Sam worked in Jakarta for 12 months managing the Indonesian Rugby Union as a part of the Australian Youth Ambassadors for Development program. Returning to Australia in 2011 Sam took up a programs role with the Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience (AIME) and over the next 4 years moved through the organisation spending the last 18 months as the General Manager. During this time, Sam became connected with batyr through attending their speaker training program, before joining the board of directors in 2013. The youngest recipient of the Australian Graduate School of Management scholarship to attend the General Managers Program in 2014, he recently graduated from The Growth Project’s leadership development program. When not at work, you will find him spending as much time as possible in the ocean.