An update from The Hon. Tony Buti MLA

The purpose of the Chairman’s 20 is to provide a forum through which a group of leaders from our gold and silver members can come together to discuss issues that are critical to Greater Perth’s future.

The Chair invites members to attend our first Chairman's 20 event for the year, and his first as Chairman, with guest speaker The Hon. Tony Buti MLA.

Appointed the Minister for Finance; Aboriginal Affairs; Racing and Gaming; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests in March 2021, Minister Buti will give an update on his portfolios as they relate to the Perth and Peel region.

I hope you can join us for this insightful discussion so as to share your business and industry expertise to further advance our advocacy agenda and contribute to shaping our vision of Greater Perth and WA.

Meet our speakers and panellists

The Hon. Tony Buti MLA Image
The Hon. Tony Buti MLA

Minister for Finance; Aboriginal Affairs; Racing and Gaming; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

The Hon. Dr Tony Buti is Western Minister for Finance; Racing and Gaming; Aboriginal Affairs; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests.

He has been a Minister for the McGowan Labor Government since March 2021, and has been the Member for Armadale in the Legislative Assembly since 2010.

Dr Buti has worked as a high school teacher, lawyer, AFL player agent, and legal academic.

On 2 October 2010, Dr Buti was elected as the Member for Armadale in the Parliament of Western Australia.

Dr Buti has published a number of books, most recently Alkira - a book named after his daughter that challenges us to rethink how we approach disability to move toward a more just and inclusive society.

He has three adult children, and in the early mornings can often be spotted jogging through the Kelmscott hills or near Parliament.

Prior to becoming a Minister, Dr Buti was Chairman of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly Public Accounts Committee, and while in opposition, he was Deputy Chair of the Community Development and Justice Standing Committee.

Acknowledgement of Country

The Committee For Perth acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.