Kylie Jones

Kylie Jones

Product Development Manager - Liquid & Packaging

Diageo Australia

Kylie Jones is a Product Development Manager who helps deliver new innovation for consumer brands. Kylie is currently working in the beverage industry, focusing on commercialising new liquid and packaging ideas for some of Australia's most well-known brands. With a belief that it is essential to keep the consumer at the heart of everything, she is passionate about consumer research being one of the most important, and interesting, aspects of her role.

Kylie has extensive experience in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry, including 16 years working in Product Development for Huggies nappies, ensuring babies are comfortable and dry, and importantly, helping the Mums and Dads of Australia to get a better night’s sleep! She has worked on multiple product innovations during her career, the most notable being a 3D liner that was developed in Australia in conjunction with Textor and the CSIRO, which has been adopted in nappies globally.

With a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Textile Management from the University of New South Wales (1999), Kylie is focused on using her STEM skills to help large brands innovate. When Kylie isn’t working, she spends her time practicing yoga poses, growing vegetables in the garden and trying to keep up with her two sons.

Kylie Jones is a Superstar of STEM.