About Us

Jared Owens | Director, Media

Jared Owens joined the Business Council secretariat in November 2016.

He was previously a political reporter for The Australian at Parliament House in Canberra. He also worked in Sydney and Brisbane, where he received a Queensland Clarion Award for journalism.

Jared holds a Master of International Relations and a Bachelor of Social Science, both from Macquarie University in Sydney, and also studied at the University of British Columbia in Canada.


For media enquiries, contact:

Rheuben Freelander 
Senior Media Adviser 
Mobile: 0417 814 904                    
Dee Zegarac
Media Adviser
Mobile: 0400 493 071                   
Jared Owens
Director, Media
Mobile: 0418 824 111