“Celebrate with Stacey” – the next Chapter, Friday 1st July 2016

The Lane Sydney

 Join me at The Lane for a fun afternoon celebrating three decades of corporate life and moving to the next Chapter!

Eventbrite - Sydney Expat Advisors Community Forum

Who knew what the future would hold when growing up in the suburbs of Melbourne, moving to Sydney’s Foreign Exchange markets, joining the evolving Financial Planning industry and now exploring China business opportunities. Continue reading “Celebrate with Stacey” – the next Chapter, Friday 1st July 2016

Exporting Australia’s world class financial services

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Attending Australia Week in China in April 2016 and hearing from local sovereign wealth and other managers during the financial services dialogue in Shanghai, the financial capital of China, it became clear to me that Australia, with strong financial services capabilities and regulatory frameworks, has a lot to offer China in supporting the substantial growth in the Wealth Management sector.

Evolution of Australia’s financial services sector

Mark Johnson, AO Chairman of the Australian Financial Centre Task Force, and Australian representatives on the APEC Business Advisory Council, shared his experience of reform and development of the Australian financial services market from being restricted and regulated in the 1970’s, to today’s open and competitive market. Continue reading Exporting Australia’s world class financial services

Moving to a portfolio career – the next chapter

did you know 2016“How do you prepare for a job that doesn’t yet exist, using technology that hasn’t yet been created, to solve problems we don’t yet know about?” – quote from “Did You Know?” – download 2016 video here.

Birth

For those like me born in the 1960’s, who would have predicted the tremendous economic boom and transition to the digital economy ahead.

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Chinese media reports on AWIC Financial Services dialogue

Michelle Segaert, Partner at Squire Patton Boggs, Australia Week in China delegate at Financial Services dialogue in Shanghai.
Michelle Segaert, Partner at Squire Patton Boggs, Australia Week in China delegate at Financial Services dialogue in Shanghai.
CCTV news in China covered the Financial Services dialogue held as part of Australian Week In China on Wednesday 13th April, 2016. You can view the footage here.

Financial Services accounted for 10% of GDP in Australia last year, verses 7% in China. Canberra is looking to promote Australian as the financial services hub for Asia, while China has Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing, so where are the opportunities work together? Continue reading Chinese media reports on AWIC Financial Services dialogue

Invitation: Expat Advisors Community discussion forum – Tuesday 31st May, 2016

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Hong Kong as the gateway to Asia – Thomas Wong, InvestHK Ambassador and founding partner of CWCC

Thomas Wong is visiting Sydney in late May and we are delighted that valued community member Luca De Leonardis, InvestHK has arranged for him to present to our Expat Advisors Community discussion forum.

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CWCC provides a full range of business services in Hong Kong and major cities in mainland China. This includes specialist business advisory focusing on China business, audit and other assurance, tax, corporate secretarial and business process outsourcing.

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Mr Wong will provide an overview on:

  • The One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative
  • Latest trends for Australian companies interested in Hong Kong and China
  • How companies can use Hong Kong as a platform for tapping into these opportunities.
Event Details
Date:      Tuesday 31st May, 2016
Time:      5.00 pm for 5.15 pm start, followed by drinks at 6.30 pm
Venue:   Succession Plus, Level 3, 50 York St, Sydney
Please come prepared to introduce yourself and your interest in Asia, and remember to bring plenty of business cards.

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