Speakers 2016

The Hon. Mike Baird

Former Premier of New South Wales, Australia

Howard Marks

Founder and Co-Chairman, Oaktree

The Hon. Paul Keating

Former Prime Minister of Australia


Leah Zell

Founder and Portfolio Manager, Lizard Investors

Robert Luciano

Managing Partner, VGI Partners

David Prescott

Founding Director, Lanyon Asset Management

Madeleine Beaumont

Senior Portfolio Manager, BlackRock Asset Management

Dr Nikki Stamp

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

John Ho

Chief Investment Officer, Janchor Partners

Patrick Hodgens

Head of Equities and Portfolio Manager, Macquarie Investment Management

Dr Bridianne O'Dea

Black Dog Institute

Michael Messara

Co-Chief Investment Officer, Caledonia

Dr Anita Ayer

Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute

Dr Heidi Beadnall

MS Research Australia

Kerr Neilson

Chief Executive Officer, Platinum Asset Management

John Pearce

Chief Investment Officer, UniSuper Management

Anthony Aboud

Portfolio Manager, Perpetual

Shane Finemore

Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer, Manikay Partners

Dr. Silviu Itescu

Chief Executive Officer, Mesoblast Limited


Associate Professor Cecile King

JDRF Australia

Geoff Wilson

Chairman, Wilson Asset Management