The first guest on this episode of European Showcase is Bill Cole, trade expert (Partner at BDO) and head of international policy at PIT (Professionals in International Trade). He discusses the “EU-Australia Free Trade Agreement – difficulty, progress and likely outcomes for the business. Along with Nataneal Block, they questioned some big figures in the trade between the EU and Australia and discussed the trends in supply chain control and reporting for both the EU and Australia.
The second guest qualifies herself as a FrAussie. Pascale Toussat is the founder of HR A La Carte. The discussion is focused on the intercultural gaps European people can have when they come and work in Australia. They touched base on some big differences in the work culture between the EU and Australia. also shared some recommendations to lower the gaps and allow a better business/HR environment between European and Australian companies.
Like every European Showcase Show, both guests shared some predictions for the future of trade.