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Hermione Underwood: "I believe that living and working something that all young people should consider" From looking at her very exotic, well-curated Instagram page, it’s not hard to tell that Hermione Underwood was ‘born global’. Basing herself out of London (largely due to the extremely accessible travel opportunities) Hermione is sitting at the helm of many businesses; she is the Founder of fine jewelry brand Atelier Romy, the Director of brand development and creative communications agency H Collective, and blog Hermione Olivia. The wearer of many hats, an average day-to-day for Hermione doesn’t exist (not that she’d have it any other way).

From space beer and satellites to self-driving cars With inventions that led him to NASA and Toyota via the world’s first space beer, Dr Alex Green is proof of one thing – the future of Australian innovation sits centre on the world stage.

Burning Bright With a fusion of French savoir-faire and Australian can-do attitude and creativity, Elise Pioch Balzac has built a global luxury candle business taking Australian native ingredients to the world. Maison Balzac employs indigenous botanicals and Australian soy waxes to create candles that burn bright on the international stage.

Know an outstanding global Aussie who deserves global recognition? From entrepreneurs to artists and everyone in between, we are on a mission to uncover global Australians achieving extraordinary things - and we need your help. Do you know a global Aussie who deserves international recognition for their work? Nominate them now for the 2018 Advance Global Australian Awards to be held in Sydney in October next year.

Turning back time It might sound like science fiction but Australian scientist and entrepreneur David Sinclair is determined to slow the ageing process and revolutionise medicine and healthcare. He strongly believes that a pill to reverse the effects of ageing is only a few years away. Professor David Sinclair won the 2017 Advance Global Australian Life Sciences Award.

Denver Linklater: New Colombo Plan Recipient The New Colombo Plan (NCP) is a signature initiative of the Australian Government which aims to lift knowledge of the Indo Pacific in Australia by supporting Australian undergraduates to study and undertake internships in the region.