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Corporate Initiatives

 
Corporate Overview

The Association’s wide variety of corporate and government programs provide high level forums for engaging in dialogue and discussion.  The programs aim to build solid strategic allegiances between the United States and Australia.

The Association focuses its corporate and government programs towards educating its members about topical government, business and legislative issues that may affect corporate interests in the US or Australia, including for example foreign policy, trade and investment, taxation, work visa issues and professional development.

The Association also offers opportunities for corporate members to discuss issues affecting the wider Australian and United States relationship.
 
Corporate & Government Programs include:
 
- Annual Spring Lecture Lunch
- Finance & Investment Series
- Government 
- Guest Speakers
- Immigration & Tax Seminar
- Professional Development
- Public Policy & International Relations
- Women & Leadership
 
About the Business Council
 
The primary function of the Council is to foster relations between the United States and Australia by educating members on topical issues which affect Australian and American companies. The Business Council meets twice yearly to assist develop and implement a corporate and government program agenda.  The Business Council also holds social events during the year for corporate members, in order to facilitate networking opportunities.
  
 
Business Council Membership  
   
Frances Cassidy, Co Chair - AAA
Todd Malan - Rio Tinto
Geoff Pack, Co Chair - ANZ Bank
Sara McKerihan - Citi
James Agar - BHP Billiton
Robert H. Moore II - Morgan Stanley
Kate Cassidy - Quinn, Emanuel LLP
Andrew Nelson - EY
Craig E. Chapman, Esq. - Sidley Austin LLP
Jacqui Spence - TPT Partners
Michael Flannigan - Peabody Energy
Kevin Stone - BBH
Paolo Grassi - AIG
Scott Wharton - Citi
Robert Horowitz - Baker & Hostetler LLP
Jerry Wolf - Oppenheimer