C. Public hearings

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Parliament House, 2S1

Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade

Ms Louise Hand, First Assistant Secretary, Europe Division


Mr Grame Barty, Executive Director, International Operations

Wednesday, 10 May 2017

Parliament House, 2S1

Export Council of Australia

Ms Lisa McAuley, CEO
Mr Heath Baker, Head of Trade Policy and Industry Engagement

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Parliament House, 2S1

Minerals Council of Australia

Mr Brendan Pearson, CEO
Mr Mark Davis, Director of Strategy and Communication

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Parliament House, 2S1

Law Council of Australia

Mr Jonathan Smithers, CEO
Dr Gordon Hughes AM, former President

Monday, 3 July 2017

Parliament House - Balcony Room

Australian Grape and Wine Authority

Ms Rachel Triggs, General Counsel

Winemakers' Federation of Australia

Mr Tony Battaglene, Chief Executive
Mr Damian Griffante, Manager, Policy & Market Access

Thomas Foods

Mr David Larkin, AM, GAICD, General Manager Production

Wine Economic Research Centre, University of Adelaide

Professor Kym Anderson, Executive Director

Treasury Wine Estates

Ms Cecelia Burgman, Global Public Affairs Director
Mr Iain Jones, General Manager, Technical Services

Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Victorian Parliament
55 St Andrews Street
Meeting Room G3
East Melbourne

Clean Seas Seafood

Mr David Head, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer

Professor Philomena Murray & Dr Margherita Matera, University of Melbourne

Cricket Australia

Mr Sam Watson

Dr Giovanni Di Lieto & Dr David Treisman, Private capacity

Netball Australia

Ms Nadine Cohen, Interim Chief Operating Officer

Ford Motor Company of Australia

Ms Elly Haug, Government Liaison Relations Manager

Dr Remy Davison, Private capacity

Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries

Mr Ashley Wells, Policy Director

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

Victorian Parliament
55 St Andrews Street
Meeting Room G3
East Melbourne

Professor Gabriele Suder, Private capacity

JBS Australia

Mr John Berry, Director & Head of Corporate & Regulatory Affairs
Mr Phil Green, Sales Manager

Swinburne University of Technology

Professor Duncan Bentley, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

Dr Ben Wellings & Dr Annmarie Elijah, Private capacity

Ego Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd

Mr Alan Oppenheim, Managing Director

Dairy Australia

Mr Charlie McElhone, Group Manager, Trade and Industry Strategy
Mr Robert Pettit, Manager, Trade Policy

Thursday, 6 July 2017

Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices
1 Bligh Street
Meeting Room 1

Associate Professor Mark Melatos, Private capacity

NSW Government

Ms Alison Airey, Director, International Investment and Markets, NSW Department of Industry
Mr Ashley Brosnan, Project Officer, International Investment and Markets, NSW Department of Industry

Macquarie Group

Mr David Fass, Regional Chief Executive Officer for Macquarie Group's Businesses in Europe, the Middle East and Africa

Australian Meat Processor Corporation

Mr Peter Rizzo, Chief Executive Officer
Mr Alan Oxley, Trade Consultant
Ms Stella Lee, Industry Development Manager

CPS Property & Infrastructure Project Managers

Mr David Hughes, Managing Director

Kepdowrie Chambers

Mr Julian Gyngell, Principal

Immigration Solutions Lawyers

Ms Anne O’Donnoghue, Managing Director

HSBC Bank Australia

Mr Martin Tricaud, CEO
Mr David Matthews, Head of Communications


Mr James Sharkey, Director of Market Access, External Affairs and Legal for Australia and New Zealand


Mr David Herd, Director, Healthcare Environment
Mr Johann Folscher, Finance Director

Maestrano Pty Ltd

Mr Ian Buddery, Chairman

Australian Taxpayers Alliance

Mr Alex Cullen, Research Associate
Mr Satyajeet Marar, Research Associate

Mr Harold Archer, Private capacity

British Pensions in Australia

Mr James Tilley, Honorary Chairman,

Monday, 7 August 2017

Parliament House, 1R3

Australian Food and Grocery Council

Ms Tanya Barden, Chief Executive Officer
Mr Peter Keogh, Director, Economics and Sustainability

Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Ms Louise van Meurs, First Assistant Secretary, Trade and Market Access Division
Ms Fran Freeman, First Assistant Secretary, Exports Division
Dr Jenny Cupit, Assistant Secretary, Exports Division
Ms Barbara Cooper, Assistant Secretary, Meat Exports, Exports Division
Mr Ian Cattle, Quota Manager, Exports Division
Dr David Cunningham, Assistant Secretary, Export Standards Branch
Ms Jo Grainger, Assistant Secretary, Wool, Dairy, Wine, Small and Emerging Industries Branch
Mr MatthewWorrell, Assistant Secretary, Multilateral Agriculture Policy and Bilateral Branch

National Farmers' Federation

Mr Tony Mahar, Chief Executive
Mr Scott Kompo-Harms, General Manager, Trade and Economics

Australian British Chamber of Commerce

Mr David McCredie, CEO

German Australian Business Council

Dr Sabine Pittrof, Chair, German-Australian Business Council
Hon. Andre Haermeyer, Deputy Chair
Dr Robert Harrison, Board Member
Dr Jens Rinze, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP; and Member

Professor Alan Swinbank, Private capacity

Australian Business in Europe (France)

Ms Kelly Saunders, Board member

Australia-United Kingdom Chamber of Commerce

Mr Richard Porter, Chairman
Ms Catherine Ann Woo, CEO

UK Trade Policy Observatory

Professor L. Alan Winters, Director, UK Trade Policy Observatory

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Parliament House, 2S1

British High Commission

Her Excellency Mrs Menna Rawlings, CMG, High Commissioner
Mr Michael Ward, British Consul General and Director-General for UK Trade and Investment Australia and New Zealand

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Parliament House, 2S1

Department of Industry, Innovation and Science

Mr Martin Squire, General Manager, Trade and International Branch
Dr Gino Grassia, General Manager, Science Policy Branch

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

Parliament House, 2S1

Australian red meat industry

Mr Patrick Hutchinson, CEO, Australian Meat Industry Council
Dr Kat Giles, CEO, Sheepmeat Council of Australia
Mr Christian Mulders, CEO, Australian Lot Feeders' Association
Mr David Kimmorley, Vice President, Goat Industry Council of Australia
Mr Jason Strong, Chair, EU and UK Red Meat Industry Taskforce

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Parliament House, 2S1

Aspen Medical Pty Ltd

Mr Bruce Armstrong, CEO

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