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On the Couch with Dr Paul Grimes PSM

Your opportunity to learn more about what inspires and motivates the Secretary of NSW Treasury.


This informal interview gives you a chance to learn more about one of the senior leaders in our sector.

Our 28th On the Couch interviewee is Dr Paul Grimes PSM, Secretary of Treasury NSW. Dr Grimes has held a number of senior roles in federal, state and territory levels, including Secretary of the Commonwealth Department of Agriculture; Secretary of the Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities; and Victorian Public Service Commissioner.

Past On the Couch interviewees include Amy Brown (Secretary, Department of Enterprise, Investment and Trade), Kathrina Lo (Commissioner, Public Service Commission), Gary Barnes (Secretary, Department of Regional NSW), Georgina Harrisson (Secretary, Department of Education), Emma Hogan (Secretary, Department of Customer Service) and Karen Webb APM (Commissioner, NSW Police Force).

Is this event right for you?

You want personal insights from our public sector leaders on what makes them tick, this event is unmissable.

NSW Treasury leads the economic, jobs and investment conversation across NSW. From its position at the centre of government, Treasury drives the economic development strategy to guide the State’s growth for the benefit of the people who live, work and study in NSW.

On the Couch is an open, informal forum in which we will explore Paul’s influences and priorities, and his views on the future of NSW and the public sector.


What will you gain?
This event is for you if you aspire towards senior leadership or want to understand our leaders’ priorities so you can do your job better.

You will have an opportunity to ask Paul ask them directly about issues that matter to you during the live event.

These events are not recorded, so register today for the opportunity to hear Paul’s exclusive insights.

100% of respondents to our event survey rated the On the Couch with Amy Brown as good to excellent.

“These events provide wonderful insights to the thinking of senior leaders that would be unavailable except to close friends” – Anonymous

Speaker

Dr Paul Grimes PSM - Secretary, New South Wales Treasury

 

Dr Paul Grimes PSM was appointed Secretary of the NSW Treasury in January 2022. He previously held a number of senior roles at the federal, state and territory levels including Coordinator General, Environment, Energy and Science within DPIE.


Dr Paul Grimes PSM - Full bio

Dr Paul Grimes PSM was appointed Secretary of the NSW Treasury in January 2022. He previously served as Coordinator General, Environment, Energy and Science within the NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment from April 2020.

Dr Grimes has held a number of senior roles at the federal, state and territory levels, including Secretary of the Commonwealth Department of Agriculture; Secretary of the Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities; and Victorian Public Service Commissioner.

Before being appointed as a Secretary in the Australian Government, Paul was Associate Secretary (Domestic Policy) in the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, and Deputy Secretary in the Commonwealth Department of Finance. He also served as Chief Executive of the ACT Department of Treasury and as Deputy Secretary in the South Australian Department of Treasury and Finance.

In 2010, he was awarded the Public Service Medal (PSM) for his role in the development of the Australian Government’s response to the global financial crisis.



Event Details

  Time:

 10:00AM – 11:00AM (AEST/AEDT)

 When:

 Wednesday 3 August 2022 (TBC)

 Where:

 Virtual event via Microsoft Teams

 Cost:

 NSW Treasury Staff- Free

 Professional Members - Free

 Affiliate Members - $35

 Non members - $55


Be at your best, for NSW.
Register now to secure your spot.


Sponsor acknowledgement
This event is presented with support from our partner/s
Wednesday, 03 August 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Online
Free for NSW Treasury Staff, Free for Professional Members, $35 for Affiliate Members, $55 for Non Members

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