- Date:July 17, 2018
- Time:12:00 pm
- Corporate Members:0.00
Boardroom Lunch with The Hon. Michael O’Brien MP
Corporate members of La Camara are invited to this Boardroom Lunch with The Hon. Michael O’Brien MP, Shadow Treasurer of Victoria and State Member for Malvern, Parliament of Victoria.
Michael started his political career in 2006 where he was elected to the Victorian Parliament as the member for Malvern.
Michael was appointed Shadow Treasurer of Victoria on 17 December 2014.
Michael served as Treasurer of Victoria from 13 March 2013 to 4 December 2014. As Treasurer, Michael delivered his second Budget on 6 May 2014 with a surplus of $1.3 billion in 2014-15. Michael’s second Budget cut payroll tax, reduced the fire services level, reduced WorkCover premiums and abolished stamp duty on life insurance products. Michael also served as Minister for Energy and Resources; Minister for Consumer Affairs; and Minister for Gaming from December 2010 to March 2013.
As member for Malvern, Michael secured the full funding for the removal of the Burke Road level crossing, invested in local community emergency services and ensured funding for local sporting clubs and facilities.
Michael is a keen supporter of local community organisations in the Malvern electorate including the Save A Dog Scheme, the Rotary Club of Malvern (where he is an honorary member), East Malvern RSL and junior sporting clubs. Michael lives in his Malvern electorate with his wife and their two children. He follows the Carlton Football Club and is keen golfer.