Chairman's 20
Perth's Public Sector Reform


Thursday, 30 May 2019
12:00 - Registration Opens
12:15 - Event Start
14:00 - Event Concludes


Lamont's Bishops House
90 Mount's Bay Road


The event is complimentary to Gold and Silver Members of the Committee for Perth

BY INVITE ONLY Registration has now closed

Chairman, Kate Lamont invites Gold and Silver members to the first Chairman's 20 Advisory Group Luncheon for 2019, at Lamont's Bishops House.

Darren Foster, Director General of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet has been invited to update members on the reforms that the State Government has been undertaking to improve outcomes for Western Australians.

Meet our speakers and panellists

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Darren Foster

Director General Department of the Premier and Cabinet

Darren Foster was appointed Director General at the Department of the Premier and Cabinet in July 2017 bringing to the role over 30 year’s public service experience gained at all levels of government overseeing a broad range of legislative, policy and cultural reforms.

Encouraging transparency reforms, simplified policies and approvals processes, and driving cultural change has been a common focus of Darren’s career across portfolios as diverse as Treasury, Energy, Racing and Gaming, Regional Development, Arts, Employment and Training, Health and Education. Darren has held senior roles at the Department of Fisheries, Office of the Environment Protection Authority and at the National Native Title Tribunal. 

Darren has served on numerous boards and committees, including Western Australia’s 175th Anniversary Steering Committee, the State’s Overseas Relations Committee (SisterState relationships) and the Curtin University Governing Council.

Darren holds a Bachelor of Arts (Communication and Cultural Studies) and a Postgraduate Diploma of Arts (History), and is an alumnus of the Australian and New Zealand School of Government Executive Fellows Program.