Wednesday 26th July 2017 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm

Speaker: Michael Andrew AO

Topic Beating the Black Economy

Chairperson: Peter Dakin

Chairman to the Black Economy Taskforce


Michael Andrew was Chairman and CEO, KPMG International from May 2011 to July 2014. He is the first Australian CEO of one of the “big four” accounting firms and the first to be based in the Asia-Pacific region. A partner in KPMG since 1988, Michael practiced in Tax Law and was Partner in Charge of KPMG Tax Practice 1995-2000 and was Partner in Charge of KPMG International Tax Centre in Amsterdam from 1992-1994. Michael was Chairman of KPMG Asia-Pacific and Chairman, KPMG Australia from 2007 until 2011.

He was the Chair of the Australian B20 Working Group on Anti-Corruption and Transparency and its Global CEO Forum and is a former member of the Business Council of Australia and the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum.

Posessing a degree in Law and Commerce from Melbourne University, he is a qualified Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. He was recently awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws by Monash University and an Honorary Doctor of Commerce by Melbourne University.

Michael was appointed Chairman to the Board of Taxation in January 2015 and in December 2016 appointed Chairman to the Black Economy Taskforce with the Taskforce to provide a final report to Government in October 2017.

In addition Michael is treasurer of the Melbourne Cricket Club. 


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