Anjali Rao

Anjali Rao

Global MC and anchor of news and current affairs

Anjali is a multi-award-winning journalist, who has spent 18 years in the top tiers of broadcast news and current affairs. Most recently, she hosted SBS’s flagship international current affairs program, Dateline, across Australia. Anjali is a regular guest presenter on a number of prime time television and radio shows. She spent six years as anchor of CNN International's weekday breakfast show and host of the network's weekly chat show, Talk Asia, both of which air globally to 220 million households. Earlier, she worked as an anchor at both Sky News and Channel 5 News in London.

Her honest, yet relaxed interview style has made for many revealing conversations with some of the world's highest profile personalities including former US President Bill Clinton, the Dalai Lama, actors Kevin Spacey and Gwyneth Paltrow, pop star Rihanna, sporting legends Roger Federer and Kobe Bryant, and fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld – among countless others. She has also covered numerous breaking news events, such as the 9/11 attacks, the 2004 Asian tsunami, the death of Pope John Paul II, the 7/7 bombings in London, the 2008 siege of Mumbai, and the 2011 earthquake and tsunami disaster in Japan.

All Sessions by Anjali Rao

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Session 17: Q&A panel – how does reform help us recover?


Since the pandemic, the tax profession has been contending with a variety of issues both personally and professionally. This interactive Q&A session will explore our future regarding how we rebuild and recover.

We will address issues including tax reform, the current economy and the forecast for the next 12 months. We will also reflect on how we can innovate, rebuild and support each other, and our clients in dealing with the challenges that lie ahead.