Charles Thomas, Deputy CEO, National Farmers’ Federation

Charles is the Deputy CEO for the National Farmers’ Federation – the peak industry body for Australia’s farm sector. Charlie currently leads the NFF’s advocacy, communications and external engagement.

Raised on a farm near Condobolin in Central West NSW, he is passionate about ensuring a strong and sustainable future for farmers and regional communities.

Charlie holds qualifications in law from the University of Sydney and a Masters in Business Administration from the Melbourne Business School.

Where you can see them

7 May

Panel | No-one Left Behind: A Whole of Community Approach to Just Transition

2:20 pm - 2:55 pm at Leadership Summit

Talking to communities about transition, putting all options on the table and addressing the NIMBY response.

Speakers: Kate Osaze, Director + Co-Founder, Reswitch Beth Brunoro, Leader – Innovation and Impact, RACE for 2030 Sabiene Heindl, Executive Director, The Energy Charter Renee Kurowski, Acting Project Director – G-REZ, Ausnet Charles Thomas, Deputy CEO, National Farmers’ Federation