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12 May Virtual Event: #RegTechOpen4Business | Practical tips for people leaders during COVID-19

  • 12 May 2020
  • 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Online - via Microsoft Teams

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Practical tips for people leaders during COVID-19

People are at the heart of businesses everywhere and during this crisis the ability to be responsive to the needs of your teams and your business will present challenges not seen before. Whether you are a corporate, a startup, a scaleup or an advisor these issues will impact you.

  • As a people leader, how do you navigate the crisis?
  • How can you maximise your productivity and your team resilience during this time?
  • How should leaders maximise the well-being of their employees?
  • These questions answered and more.

Tuesday, 12 May from 4:30pm to 5:30pm



 4:30pm Acknowledgement of Country and introduction
Deborah Young, CEO, RTA

Leading during this time: Practical tips for how leaders need to adapt their approach during this crisis.

Managing the impact on workforces:

  • scaling up
  • scaling down
  • workplace relations implications
  • maximising productivity & building resilience and well-being of employees.
 4:50pm Fireside chat with Scott Gartrell and Deborah Young, CEO of the RegTech Association

Q&A - Questions and answers with members and discussion - Online particpants

 5:30pm Thank you and event concludes

About Scott Gartrell

Scott joined KPMG as an Executive Director in February 2020, bringing with him experience in employee relations, human resources, corporate affairs and government relations. He has proven experience as a senior executive supporting large transformational change programs, managing industrial relations and developing and delivering on business strategy in challenging and difficult industrial environments.

Prior to joining KPMG, Scott held the position of Head of Industrial Relations at Lendlease where he was responsible for industrial relations for the Lendlease Group. Before joining Lendlease, Scott worked for Baulderstone, where he headed the industrial relations function in the Australian business, designing employment compliance frameworks to manage a large subcontract supply chain.

Scott also held an executive position at the Construction Industry Development Agency, working with governments, construction contractors and unions to transition the construction sector from award based employment to enterprise based arrangements. Scott has strong strategic capabilities and a proven ability to deliver business results and manage business outcomes in difficult environments.

Areas of expertise: Change management | Management Consulting | People and Change | Public Policy | Regulatory Change Strategy.

About Deborah Young

Deborah Young is the founding CEO of The RegTech Association. Deborah has more than 20 years experience in financial services advocacy and engagement across technology, venture capital, private equity, financial markets, insurance and superannuation. She is passionate about building a community that accelerates deployment of technology that drives productivity and superior consumer outcomes. Deborah is a member of the Federal Government’s FinTech Advisory Committee and in 2019 was awarded an AFR 100 Women of Influence Award for Innovation.