Andrew Wear is a senior Australian public servant. He has degrees in politics, law, economics and public policy, and is a graduate of the Senior Executive Program at the Harvard Kennedy School. A fellow of the Institute of Public Administration Australia (Victoria), he is also a director of Ardoch Ltd, a children’s education charity. His work appears in peer-reviewed journals as well as in The Mandarin, the Guardian and others. His first book is Solved! How Other Countries Have Cracked the World's Biggest Problems and We Can Too. His next book RECOVERY will be published in September 2021.