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Global Engagement Task Force

The strength of Australia’s economy is underpinned by openness. The Business Council of Australia’s Global Engagement Task Force advocates policy that maximises the opportunities that arise from our engagement with the global economy and that help create an environment that promotes foreign investment.

Task force membership

John W.H. Denton AO, Corrs Chambers Westgarth (Task Force Chairman)
Peter Coleman, Woodside Energy Limited
Tony Cripps, HSBC Bank Australia Limited
Geoff Cundle, Swire
Stuart Fuller, King & Wood Mallesons
James Gibson, BNP Paribas 
Andy Holmes, BP Australasia
Andrew Michelmore, MMG Limited
Paul O’Sullivan, SingTel Optus Pty Limited
Yukio Takebe, Mitsui & Co (Australia) Ltd
Tom Tanaka, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
Mark van Dyck, Compass Group (Australia) Pty Limited

The BCA Secretariat contact for the task force is Jason Chai, Senior Adviser.