Jack Brady is the former CEO & Executive Director of the Australian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai, where he lived for 5 years. Jack led the development and growth of AustCham Shanghai as the largest Australian representative business body in mainland China, building business, government and community partnerships. Jack led the opening of Australia House by AustCham Shanghai, a dedicated building for Australian business in the city, and started the Chamber's annual advocacy delegation to Canberra. Prior to his time in Shanghai he worked in Sydney with government relations and corporate communications firm GRACosway as the National Research and Policy Manager. Jack holds a Bachelor of Arts with first class honours from the University of Sydney.
China continues to bamboozle us every step of the way. But how we respond to the latest escalation is important. We must remember that our bipartisan position on China has served Australia well and that a political split is exactly what China wants. Continue reading »