2017 Keynote Speakers
Alison Watkins - Group Managing Director, Coca-Cola Amatil
Alison Watkins presented at the Carlton IN Business Grand Final Luncheon proudly presented by Hyundai and Helloworld Business Travel on 28 September 2017 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Watkins joined Coca-Cola Amatil as Group Managing Director in March 2014. Watkins is a non-executive director of The Centre for Independent Studies and the Business Council of Australia.
John Gillam - Chairman Bunnings Group
John Gillam presented at the first Carlton IN Business Luncheon, held on 31 March 2017.
Gillam was CEO of the Bunnings business from 2004 to the end of 2016 and is now Chairman of Bunnings Group Council.
Bunnings is the leading retailer of home improvement and outdoor living products in Australia and New Zealand and a major supplier to project builders, commercial tradespeople and the housing industry. In 2016 Bunnings expanded into the UK with the acquisition of the Homebase business as a platform to open Bunnings stores throughout the UK and Ireland.