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Justin Smirk

Justin Smirk

Senior Economist, Westpac Group


Justin is appointed Senior Economist at Westpac Group.

He has nearly 25 years’ experience in Financial Markets. He joined Westpac in 1999 following his early training at the Reserve Bank of Australia. He has spent time in Westpac’s London office and has had a secondment as Chief Economist at St George Bank.

Justin’s areas of interest are the international economy, commodity markets and the resources sector.

Justin keeps a close watch on PNG’s economy and is a regular visitor to the country, presenting the results of his research. He also analyses the Australia labour market and prices.