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Tom Henskens | Melbourne

Name: Tom Henskens

Location: Melbourne, Australia

Do you work/volunteer for any organisations featured on TOWNHALL?

Founder of UPmovement

What’s your role within UPmovement?

Chief of Freedom

A bit about yourself:

I’m a serial entrepreneur. I’ve started three businesses in the last 5 years, with most notable being UPmovement. I live for Social Entrepreneurship, and love that I get to bring purpose and fulfilment to my life and others every single day! I graduated with a Masters in Prosthetics and Orthotics in 2017, and have vowed to help the amputee crisis in the developing and war-torn world.

Work/Volunteer Experience?

Founder/President of a Tennis Club for 5 years, Founder of a Social Enterprise. Safari volunteer experience in South Africa.

What’s your ‘why’?

I get to get out of bed every single day and go wherever I want. I get to run, hop, skip and jump. There are millions out there that don’t get that freedom.

What skills do you have?

Marketing, eCommerce, HTML/CSS, Social Media marketing, Brand creation

Are you happy to be contacted for volunteer/work opportunities or collaborations?


TOWNHALL Interests:

  • Animals
  • Clothing
  • Economic Development
  • Sport
  • Travel


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