Patricia is an economic consultant advising on social policy issues including savings, superannuation, pension, housing affordability, homelessness, aged care policies and social impact investment.
Patricia has extensive experience as an entreprenuer and a strong track record in developing successful partnerships including establishing Mercer Soveriegn Funds Consulting, Customer Stewardship Australia and the Committee for Sustainable Retirement Incomes.
Patricia was investment consultant for Future Fund and Mercer and has applied her organsiational strategy and public policy capabilities in senior strategic roles at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Australian Securities Exchange.
Previously, she led the independent review of NZ Superannuation and was senior economic adviser for government inquiries into national savings, review of financial services and to the Australian Treasurer. She has held senior roles at the Commonwealth Treasury and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
Patricia has a BCom(Econ) First Class and MCom (Financial Management) and is a Councillor of the Women in Economics Network NSW.
Areas of ExpertiseMedia - Housing
Conferences & Public Speaking - Housing
Conferences & Public Speaking - Gender & society (pay gap, social norms etc)
Media - Health economics
Media - Gender & society (pay gap, social norms etc)
Conferences & Public Speaking - Health economics
Media - Financial markets; financial systems
Conferences & Public Speaking - Financial markets, financial systems