2014 General Education Seminar

Seminar
Location: Waterview in Bicentennial Park, The Bel Parco room Bicentennial Park, (entrance off Australia Avenue), Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127

This annual seminar is part of our commitment to ongoing education for clients, in which we bring you topical and interesting information that is relevant to your financial situation. They are a great way to stay up-to-date, network with fellow Profile clients, and keep in touch with our staff who are managing your investment and protection strategies day-to-day.

This annual seminar is part of our commitment to ongoing education for clients, in which we bring you topical and interesting information that is relevant to your financial situation. They are a great way to stay up-to-date, network with fellow Profile clients, and keep in touch with our staff who are managing your investment and protection strategies day-to-day.

Guest speaker:

About our guest speaker – Louise Walsh, CEO – Philanthropy Australia

Philanthropy Australia is the independent national peak body for the sector, working to facilitate, advocate, educate, engage, communicate and promote giving for its members, and lead an innovative, growing, influential and high performance charitable sector in Australia.

Louise Walsh brings extensive corporate, government, not for profit and philanthropic leadership experience to her role as CEO. A former corporate lawyer with Allens Arthur Robinson, Louise worked on Sydney’s Olympic Bid, and corporate partnerships for the 2000 Olympic Games and the City of Sydney, before becoming Director of Development for the Sydney Symphony. Louise was also the founding Director of Artsupport Australia, facilitating over $77 million of philanthropic funds nationally for the cultural sector across hundreds of organisations and individual artists.

Topic:

Philanthropy– Louise Walsh (CEO – Philanthropy Australia)

Louise provided an overview on key issues in philanthropy, including the following topics:

  • A charitable overview – How do Australians measure up?
  • Choosing your cause/causes
  • How is your money being spent?
  • Dealing with problems
  • Donation structures and options

Topic:

Economic & investment markets outlook - Jai Parrab (Head of Investment Research, Portfolio Manager)

Jai provided a brief update on Profile’s outlook for financial markets and how portfolios are being positioned in light of the prevailing economic environment.

Client comment:

Jai’s presentations are so professional and could well be given more time on the agenda (DD)

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