Economic Building Blocks for Victoria

Economic Building Blocks for Victoria

On 25 August 2016, Harold Mitchell AC, Chair of the Premier's Jobs and Investment Panel, released the Panel's report, Economic Building Blocks for Victoria, setting out their vision of what really matters to Victoria's economy.

The Building Blocks are framed around 6 broad areas:

  • Jobs Now
  • Future Jobs
  • Quality Transport
  • Fairness and Equity
  • Thriving Communities
  • Liveable Places.

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Premier's Jobs and Investment Panel

The Panel provides strategic advice to the Premier on driving economic growth and creating high-skill, high-wage jobs in Victoria.

The Panel is chaired by Harold Mitchell AC, and consists of Australia’s brightest business minds, including CEOs and other senior business and industry organisation leaders. Members of the Panel represent a broad range of perspectives which are critical to ensuring Victoria’s ongoing prosperity, including tertiary education, the community sector, regional Victoria, advanced manufacturing and small to medium enterprises.

The Premier’s Jobs and Investment Panel members are:

Mr Harold Mitchell AC (Chair)— Founder, Mitchell & Partners
Ms Amanda Banfield— Managing Director, Mondelez International (Australia and New Zealand)
Professor Glyn Davis — Vice Chancellor, The University of Melbourne
Dr Megan Clark AC — Director, Rio Tinto Limited
Ms Tracey Fellows — CEO, REA Group
Ms Belinda Duarte — CEO, Culture is Life
Ms Jill Walsh — Partner, Actco-Pickering Metal Industries
Ms Margot Spalding — Co-founder, Jimmy Possum
Mr Luke Hilakari — Secretary, Victorian Trades Hall Council
Mr Tim Piper — Director, Australian Industry Group (Victorian Branch)
Mr Mark Stone — CEO, Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Mr Graeme Ford — CEO, Victorian Farmers Federation


Last updated on Tuesday, 19 September 2017