2018's most interesting people

For those who appreciate insightful conversations with compelling people, we recommend reviewing our top interviews and profile pieces from 2018. We chatted with some of Victoria's established business leaders, emerging ideas-people, chiefs and prizewinners

These are your top picks:

Maggie ZhouFive minutes with… Maggie Zhou, Australia and New Zealand Managing Director of Alibaba Group

Five minutes with Maggie Zhou of Chinese ecommerce giant, Alibaba

Shaping our future: meet Victoria’s first Chief Engineer

A chat with Harvard graduate, STEM advocate, Victoria's first Chief Engineer – Dr Collette Burke.

Charles - the chief vetA chat with…Dr Charles Milne, Victoria’s Chief Veterinary Officer

Responsible for managing several disease outbreaks in his native UK, we profiled another of Victoria's 'Chiefs,' this time of the veterinary variety: Dr Charles Milne.

Five minutes with … Karl Redenbach, CEO and co-founder, LiveTiles

And finally, one of the first stories we published this year, a Q&A with Karl Redenbach, CEO and co-founder of LiveTiles.

In complement to this story, why not review the others in our end of year highlights series?

1. Video highlights part 1: Festivals, events and exhibitions.

2. Video highlights part 2: Business insights, launches and celebrations.

3. The all-round most popular stories from across The Victorian Connection over the last 12 months.  

4. And finally, the last in our 2018 year in review collection are our top stories about medical innovations.