Roger Wilkins AO, Secretary of the Attorney-General's Department

Sydney, 19 September 2014

Boardroom Lunch - Invitation Only

Roger Wilkins AO, Secretary of the Attorney-General's Department

Mr Roger Wilkins AO is Secretary of the Attorney-General's Department, a position he has held since September 2008.

Prior to his appointment as Secretary of the department, he was Head of Government and Public Sector Group Australia and New Zealand with Citi and was Citi's global public sector leader on climate change from 2006–2008.

From 1992–2006, Mr Wilkins was the Director-General of the Cabinet Office in New South Wales where he played a leading role in areas of reform in administration and law, corporatisation and microeconomic reform. Mr Wilkins was also the Director-General of the Ministry of Arts in New South Wales from 2001 to 2006.

Mr Wilkins has chaired a number of national taskforces and committees dealing with public sector reform, including the Council of Australian Government Committee on Regulatory Reform, the National Health Taskforce on Mental Health and the National Emissions Trading Taskforce.

Mr Wilkins was the Vice-President of the Financial Action Taskforce for 2013–14 and is President for 2014–15.

He is also a member of the Board of the Forum of Federations and advises different federal systems especially on fiscal issues.

He was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2007 for service to public administration.

He is also a Member of the Australian British Chamber of Commerce's National Advisory Council.


Friday 19 September 2014
12:15pm - 12:15pm


Level 25, 161 Castlereagh Street
New South Wales