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Leading from Trials to Triumph - Sydney Networking Lunch

Thursday, 29 April 2021 - 12:00 PM to
Thursday, 29 April 2021 - 2:00 PM
Ivy Ballroom, Level 1, 320 George Street Sydney, NSW Australia

Registration Time: 12:00:00 PM

Member Price: $125.00

Non Member Price: $135.00

CPD hours:1.00

Please email if you are interested in registering for the Women in Tax lunch.


When the going gets tough, great leaders get going. Learn how today's trailblazers use and master the fundamental skills of leadership - and how you can too - at our national Women in Tax events.

Every career journey is a unique and personal experience, but our professional community offers so many opportunities to learn, develop and challenge ourselves. Share your experiences and hear from others as we discuss seizing opportunities and taking risks.

We are pleased to be joined by Kirsten Fish, CTA, Chief Tax Counsel, Australian Taxation Office and Karen Payne, CTA, Inspector-General of Taxation & Taxation Ombudsman who will be guest speaking to share their career journey and experiences.


Kirsten Fish, CTA, Chief Tax Counsel, Australian Taxation Office

Kirsten is Chief Tax Counsel at the ATO, having joined the ATO in 2014. Kirsten is one of the highest legal authorities within the ATO, leading the Tax Counsel Network and providing technical leadership in relation to significant tax issues, cases and rulings. Prior to joining the ATO, Kirsten was a tax Partner at Clayton Utz with a focus on the financial services industry and providing finance and investment transaction advice.

Karen Payne, CTA, Inspector-General of Taxation & Taxation Ombudsman

Karen was appointed Inspector-General of Taxation & Taxation Ombudsman commencing on 6 May 2019. Karen was previously a Member of the Board of Taxation as well as the inaugural Chief Executive Officer of the Board of Taxation. She was formerly a partner with MinterEllison, specialising in corporate and international tax for mergers and acquisitions, and capital raising. She brings a wealth of experience and extensive networks to the role of Inspector-General having worked with a range of government and private stakeholders as well as the legal and tax profession, and many industry bodies.

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