Jennifer Westacott

Global Challenges, Smart Solutions

This is the text of a speech given by Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott to the Crawford School of Public Policy today.   Check against delivery.   Acknowledgements   Distinguished guests....

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Enhancing Australia's Prosperity

  This is the text of a speech delivered by Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott to the Australian Institute of International Affairs in Canberra today.   Acknowledgements Distinguished guests. Ladies and gentlemen....

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Business Bashers Must Explain The Consequences

This opinion article by Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Australian Financial Review on Monday 21 November, 2016. Populist politicians who target business should tell their voters to expect...

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The More Things Change

Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott gave this speech to the Australia Israel Chamber of Commerce WA. Check against delivery. Acknowledgements Distinguished guests. Ladies and gentlemen. I would like to acknowledge the...

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The True Value of Humanities

Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott gave this speech to a University of Sydney Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, and Australian National University Humanities Research Centre, forum on the role of...

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Easing Companies Burden Lifts The Load For Us All

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott (pictured) was published in The Advertiser on 27 October 2016. Imagine what could be achieved with ... $300m in investment in SA...

Why Our Children Need a Strong ABCC

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Daily Telegraph on 20 October 2016. The Prime Minister wrote in a column this week that the case...

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Australia Can't Afford Not To Cut Company Tax

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Australian Financial Review on 28 September 2016.  For many years, our two major political parties were united in their...

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Purposeful Business, Purposeful Country

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in the The Australian on 24 September 2016.  We have an expression we use constantly at the Business Council:...

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