Dr Brendan Rynne

Partner, Chief Economist

KPMG Australia

Brendan is Chief Economist for KPMG Australia and is lead partner for KPMG’s Economics practice.

He is also an Adjunct Professor at Queen Mary University of London in the School of Economics and Finance, and is an Advisory Board member of the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne.

Brendan has significant experience in advising public sector departments and agencies on a range of issues and activities, including econometric analysis, economy-wide modelling, cost benefit analysis, impact assessments, efficiency improvements, and legislative/regulatory reform.

Brendan regularly assesses existing policies and provides economic analysis to inform key decision-makers about the impacts of potential policy interventions.

  • Business tax reform
  • Economic and commercial
  • Financial regulatory reform
  • Government and Public Sector
  • Management Consulting
  • Operational efficiency, strategy
  • Public Policy and Regulatory Change
  • Unprecedented economics
  • Adjunct Professor, Queen Mary University of London School of Economics and Finance

  • Advisory Board member, Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, University of Melbourne.

  • Visitor, National Institute of Economic and Social Research, Westminster, London

  • Member, Melbourne Economic Forum, Victoria University

  • Senior Fellow, Economic Society of Australia