Kāpiti Electra Business Breakfast is hosting Kirk Hope, Chief Executive of BusinessNZ, at the November 2 event where he will share his observations of the Election result and potential scenarios now coalition negotiations are in progress.
Mr Hope will consider expectations during the next three years and how will a change of Government impact on our ability to be sustainable in business when considering the economy and taxes, employment, education, workforce skills and immigration, the environment and the RMA, the cost of living and our health and welfare system.
He will also touch on how business can collaborate better with Government in the future.
About the Speaker: Kirk Hope | Chief Executive | BusinessNZ
Before joining BusinessNZ, Kirk was CEO of the New Zealand Bankers’ Association. Prior to that he was Executive Director of the Financial Services Federation, the industry body representing the non-bank sector. He has previously held a range of senior positions at Westpac, including Head of Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs.
A qualified barrister and solicitor, Kirk holds a Master’s degree in law, focused on regulation of financial services, and a Bachelor and Post-Graduate Honours degree in political science. For five years he was a member of the Commercial and Business Law Committee of the New Zealand Law Society.
When: Thursday 2 November 2023
7.15am to 8.45am | Where: Southward Car Museum
Tickets: $39 (incl GST) per person online at Humanitix