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UPDATE: From recovery to growth – how the Federal Budget will impact SME businesses

  • 10 Jun 2021
  • 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Level 3 , 40 City Road, Southbank (HWT Building)


Registration is closed

Hosted by Judo Bank one of our foundation supporters.

Due to current COVID restrictions from the State Government this session has been put on hold until we can announce a new date.  Meantime, bookings are still open and those who register will be given preference based on limited numbers.

From recovery to growth – how the Federal Budget will impact SME businesses

The Federal Budget has been announced but how will it effect Private Business owners in the year ahead;   JUDO Bank's Warren Hogan, Chief Economic Advisor along with Frank Versace, Chief Relationship Officer will outline what is install for SME's in the coming year and year's ahead.

   Warren Hogan         Frank Versace 

Warren Hogan Judo Bank’s Chief Economic Advisor, is the Managing Director and Founder of EQ Economics, a consultancy specialising in economic and industry analysis. Warren is a regular in Australian and international media, and a columnist for The Australian Financial Review. Warren is regarded as one of Australia’s top economic analysts and commentators. His focus is on the Australian economy and supporting business decision making. Warren’s career started in banking and financial markets where he held various roles as an economist and financial market strategist, and has worked for the NSW Treasury Corporation, Westpac Banking Corporation, Credit Suisse and the ANZ bank where he held the position of Chief Economist from 2009-2016.        

Frank Versace - Judo Bank’s Chief relationship officer started his career as a graduate within ANZ’s business bank.. Since then he has accumulated over 20 years of banking experience across commercial & Retail Banking. His career has included being National Sales Manager for ANZ Mobile Lending and District Executive for ANZ Commercial, as well as being part of the Business & Financial Services division at Macquarie Bank, responsible for the development of credit policy, origination and distribution of banking product. Since Joining as one of the original members of Judo, Frank has been central to the establishment and delivery of Judo’s unique, SME focused customer proposition and has recently taken over responsibility for Judo’s relationship business nationally.  

Hosted at Judo Bank Office , Date has been put on hold until COVID plans are clear.

HWT Building, Level 3, 40 City Road, Southbank

Drinks and finger food will be provided;  

Numbers are limited, however Members can invite a business owner guest.

"To bring together Business Owners from across Australia to collectively be the most influential private business organisation in the country – We aim to be a strong voice to government."

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