JCA 2019 Workshop Speaker

Max Jeganathan

RZIM Asia-Pacific Regional Director

Max Jeganathan is the RZIM Asia-Pacific Regional Director. He is passionate about the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ to transform lives. His research interests relate to the relationships between faith, politics, public policy, economics, and moral reasoning.

Born in Sri Lanka, Max’s family moved to Australia as refugees in the mid 1980s. He has worked as a lawyer and a political and policy adviser in the Australian national parliament, including time as an adviser to a senior Cabinet Minister and as Senior Social Policy Adviser to the Leader of the Australian Opposition. Max was educated at the Australian National University and the University of Oxford and speaks in churches, businesses, universities, government and political institutions, debates, and conferences. He currently lives in Singapore with his family.