BEc (Hons), LLB
Term: 5 October 2016–4 October 2019
Mr Callaghan is a Non-resident Fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy. In 2017, he was the Chair of the Australian Government Review of the Petroleum Resource Rent Tax. He also led the review into the Economic Impact of the Government’s Regulation Agenda. In 2015, Mr Callaghan headed the Northern Australia Insurance Premiums Taskforce. Between 2012 and 2014, he was Program Director of the G20 Studies Centre at the Lowy Institute. Mr Callaghan was Executive Director, International, in the Department of the Treasury from 2008 until 2012. He also served as the Prime Minister’s Special Envoy, International Economy. Mr Callaghan has had 39 years experience in the Australian Treasury and the International Monetary Fund.