Brian Wyatt is a Churchill Fellow who has had nearly 40 years experience in administration of Aboriginal affairs. He held the position of CEO with the Goldfields Land and Sea Council for 11 years and was the inaugural Chairperson of the National Native Title Council (an alliance of Native Title Representative Bodies and Native Title Service Providers from around Australia). Mr Wyatt participates regularly in the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues as well as the Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. This has led to him being invited to represent the Pacific Region at various UN workshops on Mining and Indigenous Communities.
Mr Wyatt took up the role as Chief Executive Officer with the National Native Title Council in March 2010. He participates in the Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative, the Indigenous Leaders Dialogue with the Minerals Council of Australia and the Indigenous Human Rights Network of Australia.