Senator the Hon Arthur Sinodinos AO
Arthur Sinodinos was sworn in as Assistant Treasurer on 18 September 2013.
He first entered the Australian Senate in October 2011 and was appointed Shadow Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Opposition in September 2012 a position he held until the election of the Abbott Government.
Senator Sinodinos is known for his focus on substantive topics affecting Australia’s increasingly complex economic and financial landscape.
He is an expert on financial markets, economics and public policy, reflecting his experience gained through previous roles as an economist with the Commonwealth Treasury and Department of Finance, and Chief of Staff to Prime Minister John Howard for nine years.
4 December 2013