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New Small Business & Family Enterprise Ombudsman office now open

March 21, 2016

The National Retail Association congratulates Kate Carnell on her appointment to the position of Australian Small Business & Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO).

The ASBFEO will work closely with industry associations, small business and family enterprise and will be a:

  • concierge for dispute resolution and mediation services for businesses, including franchises;
  • contributor to the development of small business Commonwealth laws and regulations;
  • Commonwealth advocate for small businesses and family enterprises.

Kate was a great friend to the NRA during her time as CEO of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI). We wish her well and believe that she will be a great ambassador for small business and family enterprise.

Visit the new ASBFEO website for more information.

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