The Future of Ageing in Australia - From Aged Care to Ageing Well

Day 3, 7:30 – 8:00am – The Future of Ageing in Australia – From Aged Care to Ageing Well

Tim Hicks, General Manager Policy & Advocacy, LASA


Tim is a senior policy professional with strong networks and extensive experience in tax policy, regulatory reform, digital policy and stakeholder engagement, including as the head of economics and industry policy for the Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry. Tim has also held roles in Federal Treasury and has previously been an advisor to the ATO and the ACCC.

Darrell Price, Principal & National Head of Health & Aged Care, Grant Thornton

Darrell has 30 years’ experience in professional services, the commercial, not for profit and public sectors in Australia. He has a strong track record in developing trusted relationships, leading strategic development, change, transformation, business optimisation and commercialisation in both external and client-side roles.
Through effective engagement and focussed facilitation processes, Darrell has led change and transformation in the Queensland Government, commercialisation and streamlining of services in aged and community care, outsourcing hospital services to the community sector, all of which required cultural and systemic change.