Brendan Mason

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Name
Brendan Mason

Where is home in Australia?
Sydney

Where is home overseas?
Beijing

What's your current postcode?
100027

Can you describe your adopted hometown in three words?
Chaotic, Confident, Powerful

If I had 24 hours in your city, what are the absolute must-dos?
Wild Wall, Hutongs, Street Food, Tiananmen Square, Mao's Mausoleum

What's the best piece of advice you have for someone moving overseas?
Trust your ability, become comfortable with the ambiguous and mix with the locals.

What do you miss most about Australia?
The beaches

What’s a piece of gold from your new city that you will take home with you?
Two kids and a wife that learnt and became fluent in Mandarin.

Where to next?
Me: Melbourne, but there was a discussion about India prior to this latest work role

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