Lauren was appointed Chief Executive Officer of CPRC in May 2017. Lauren has worked in a range of policy roles across the corporate, government and not-for-profit sectors, most recently as Manager of Consumer Policy and Programs at AGL Energy. She has previously worked in senior policy roles in the New South Wales Government and as a non-executive Director of the Energy Efficiency Council.

Lauren holds a Bachelor of Resource Economics (Hons) from the University of Sydney. Taking a strong interest in the people side of markets, Lauren has pursued further postgraduate studies in behavioural economics at the London School of Economics, and is currently completing a Graduate Diploma in Psychology at Monash University. She is passionate about cross-sectoral collaboration, interdisciplinary research and diversity of thought and experience when tackling complex policy issues.

Panel Member – ‘Cross-sector Collaboration for Thriving Communities’

Lauren will be participating in a discussion on ‘Cross-sector Collaboration for Thriving Communities’. Corporate and For-Purpose organisations¬† participating include Yarra Valley Water, Energy Australia and Consumer Policy Research Centre.