Emilio Ferrer

Email: Email:eferrer@sphere.com.au







Emilio joined Sphere in 2009, a niche strategy consultancy working mainly with government and not-for-profit organisations. He has established a quantitative analysis practice in public policy specialising in health, age care and housing. Emilio has a background in public policy and mathematics; and over two decades experience in the public and private sectors in social policy, finance and economics.

He has worked for 18 years in the public sector including over a decade in the health sector. His past work within the NSW health system included services planning, supply/demand projections, input data for the Resource Allocation Formula (which guided the allocation of the health budget to Area Health Services) and the development a 10-year health infrastructure model bringing together the recurrent and capital needs of the NSW Health system. For almost a decade, he was also involved in the annual planning cycle leading to NSW Health’s funding submission to NSW Treasury.

Between 2004 and 2008 he worked as a Senior Manager in the property division of the Macquarie Bank where he was part of the bidding team for the Bonnyrigg social housing Public Private Partnership.

Areas of expertise:

  • Public policy
  • Financial modelling
  • Data analysis
  • Business Cases
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Building models to perform scenario planning
  • Social and Affordable Housing
  • Public Private Partnerships
  • Property Development