Join WA Super and LG Professionals WA for breakfast to hear from Rick Newnham, Chief Economist for the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of WA (CCI).
Rick will detail the economic and fiscal outlook for Australia and WA, major changes arising from both Federal and State Government 2019/20 Budgets and impacts on business and consumers in WA.
Chief Economist, Chamber or Commerce and Industry of WA (CCI)
Rick Newnham is passionate about making Western Australia a world-leading place to live and do business. He joined the CCIWA as Chief Economist in January 2017. Rick previously worked as an Economist for Shell in Australia, the UK and the Middle East.
Rick is recognised by the World Economic Forum as a Global Shaper, he is an Ambassador for Australia Day and a State Advisory Council member and a trustee of CEDA - The Committee for Economic Development Australia.
Rick has a keen interest in innovation and policy that will advance Western Australia's position in the global economy. Through the economic policy, start-up and trade communities Rick stays connected to the economies of the Middle East and Asia, where his experience and interests most overlap.
WA Super update
WA Super will summarise the impact on Super from the Federal Budget changes. Attendees will also discover what smart strategies and important tips they can put in place to help make the most of super savings.