Asia Business Insight Series: Are We Match Fit for Asia?

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Over the next ten years, Asia will deliver two-thirds of global growth, making the region critical to Australia’s economic recovery, business growth, and future prosperity. The last eight months have seen renewed efforts by governments and businesses to build relationships and pursue trade and investment opportunities across Asia. Prerana Mehta, Head of Global Growth, CSIRO shared her observations on shifting trends in the region and the capabilities Australian organizations need to respond and compete. And how the Asialink Business Academy can equip the skills to grow in Asia. The Asia Business Insights Series discussed the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities for Australian businesses operating in Asia.


Prerana Mehta. Senior executive leader with a depth of global experience in government, not-for-profit, private sector, and start-up organizations focused on technology in critical and emerging growth sectors. Currently the Head of Global Growth at Australia's National Science Agency CSIRO, she was previously the Deputy CEO and Chief of Ecosystem Development at AustCyber. Prior to this, she led Austrade’s operations in promoting trade and investment opportunities from Australia to the ASEAN region.

Moderated by Catherine Mudford. Director, Capability Development, Asialink Business.