Kaylene Gulich

Chief Executive Officer

Ms Gulich commenced as CEO of WATC in February 2019.

Ms Gulich has extensive public policy experience, knowledge of the financial markets, and expertise of the Western Australian economy. Ms Gulich has previously held senior roles within the Department of Treasury, most recently as the Executive Director of the Economic Business Unit. In this role, Ms Gulich was responsible for the State’s economic and revenue forecasts, revenue policies and Commonwealth-State financial relations, and supporting Government to achieve good regulatory practice and priority microeconomic reforms.

Prior to this role, Ms Gulich was the Executive Director for Infrastructure and Finance, where she was responsible for the provision of advice, systems and operations critical to the State’s financial management. Since 2013, Ms Gulich has been responsible for the Commercial Advisory function within Treasury, with oversight at a whole-of-government level regarding the commercial and financial risk aspects of major Government contracts and commercial transactions.

As well as being a member of CPA Australia, and the AICD, Ms Gulich has previously been a Director with Gold Corporation and a member of their Audit and Risk Committee. She has previously held the Deputy Chairperson position on WATC’s board, and is currently a Director on VenuesWest’s board.