On September 26, 2019, China Chamber of Commerce in Australia (CCCA) Financial Industry Committee Luncheon hosted by Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Sydney Branch was successfully held. The leaders who attended the event are Counsellor Wang Hongbo and Consul Wang Long from Economic and Commercial Section of the Consulate General of China in Sydney, Mr Jin Yangtong, Chairman of Financial Industry Committee , Mr Luo Wei, General Manager of ICBC Sydney Branch , Mr Zhang Heng, General Manager of China Merchants Bank Sydney Branch , Mr Yang Jianmin, General Manager of UnionPay International South Pacific Branch, etc. The luncheon’s host was Ms Cui Hui, deputy general manager of ICBC Sydney Branch. The 11 initial members of the Financial Industry Committee and special guests from KPMG attended the luncheon.
Before luncheon starts, Mr Jin Yangtong, chairman of the Financial Industry Committee delivered a welcome speech.
Special guest Brendan Rynne, Chief Economist of KPMG retrospect and prospect Australia’s economic condition
KPMG partner Matt Tottenham interacted with the guests on topics of banking supervision and bank risk culture assessment.
Mr Luo Wei, general manager of the ICBC Sydney Branch, delivered a speech with thanks to the support from Counsellor Wang Hongbo, committee members and special guests.
Finally, Counselor Wang Hongbo delivered a speech on behalf of the Consulate General of Sydney, and made a prospect for China-Australia relations and economic and trade exchanges. She affirmed the important role played by CCCA’s Financial Committee in promoting China-Australia economic and trade development, and thanked the organizers and Special guest for supporting this event.
After luncheon, the participants continued the discussion on economic and trade topics.