An update from The Lord Mayor

The Chairman’s 20 is 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.

At this luncheon, the Lord Mayor will give an update on the City of Perth's plans to revitalise the CBD.

Meet our speakers and panellists

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Basil Zempilas

The Right. Hon. The Lord Mayor

Basil Zempilas was elected Lord Mayor of the City of Perth in October 2020, the 18th Lord Mayor of Perth and the first following a three year period without elected leadership.

This is the Lord Mayor’s first foray into Local Government and comes after a successful and ongoing broadcasting career in television and radio and as a newspaper columnist with The West Australian.

He is currently the chair of the Council of Capital City Lord Mayors (CCCLM). He is the Vice-President of the Royal Humane Society of Australasia.

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.