Maximising Shareholder Value

Putting a focus on regulation, governance and tax issues in Australia

Thursday 11 October 2018
The Melbourne Hotel, Karingal Ballroom
33 Milligan St Perth

This forum is a must-attend for anyone working in corporate regulation and taxation. 


Forum Opening
Warren Pearce, Chief Executive Officer, AMEC
Global mining trends driving shareholder value
Ben Gargett, Partner, PwC
Why Did a Change in the Name of the Income Tax Exploration Incentive from EDI to JMEI Improve it’s Take–Up? 
Peter Hills, Partner & Head of Tax - Perth, Grant Thornton
Fuel tax Credits – maximising the opportunities
Darryl Daisley, Director, Pitcher Partners
Summary of the range Government assistance packages available to the mining sector
Mark Upton, Partner, Deloitte Tax Services
R&D Tax Incentives - The Shifting Policy and Regulatory Landscape
Dr Liz Dallimore, Director, KPMG
AMEC Report
Graham Short, Deputy CEO, AMEC
Industry Q&A Panel Session
Morning presenters chaired by David Ocello, Partner, Deloitte


Duty on Mining Transactions
Michelle Owens, Assistant Director, Office of State Revenue (WA)
The minefield of mining disclosure: a regulator's perspective
Rhian Richards and Owen Rayner, Australian Securities and Investment Commission
Taxation of mining in Australia – an update on tax administration and focus areas
Faith Harako, Assistant Commissioner, Public Groups & International, Australian Taxation Office
Building and Construction Industry Training Fund
Department of Training and Workforce Development
Identifying and avoiding anti-competitive conduct
Adam Jarvis, General Manager, Western Australia and South Australia Enforcement, Australian Competition & Consumer Commission
Ask the Regulator. Q&A Session

Afternoon presenters

Closing Address
Warren Pearce, CEO, AMEC

Members of professional industry associations or institutes may be able to claim this activity as CPD Hours if they are satisfied it is professionally relevant and increases their knowledge, skills and ability to do their job.



Darryl Daisley
Pitcher Partners

Dr Liz Dallimore
Ben Gargett
Faith Harako
Assistant Commissioner
Peter Hills
Partner & Head of Tax
Grant Thornton
Mark Upton
Deloitte Tax Services

Rhian Richards
Senior Manager, Corporations
Australian Securities &
Investment Commission
Adam Jarvis
General Manager,
WA and SA Enforcement,
Australian Competition &
Consumer Commission