John Hewson has had virtually four careers as an academic and economist, a businessman, a political advisor and politician, and in the media as a columnist and commentator.
In economics, he has worked for the Treasury, the RBA, the IMF , the UN, and as a Professor and Head of School at UNSW, and as Dean, Macquarie Graduate School of Management.
In business he is best known as a Founder of Macquarie Bank, Chairman ABN AMRO Australia and as Chairman/Director of a host of public/private companies and charities.
In politics, he was Chief of Staff/Advisor to the Prime Minister and Treasurer in the Fraser Government, and as a Member of the federal Parliament he became Leader of the Liberal Party and the Federal Opposition.
In the media, he has written regularly for the BRW, the AFR and comments regularly on radio and television.
A significant focus of Dr Hewson's career has been in Asia, including China, and he was recently Special Advisor on Infrastructure Finance to the Executive Director UNESCAP.
You can catch Dr Hewson's June 2013 address to the National Press Club on the need to re-think Australia's economic policy here.
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