He adds that “The focus on increasing Small Medium Enterprise (SME) participation in the economy will play a role in supporting start-up infratech businesses. We are already seeing this in Silicon Valley and in Australia we are keen to see the same focus on infratech as we are currently seeing on fintech.”
A call for innovative funding
He goes on to say: “There also needs to be more innovation in how we fund infrastructure. This should include a bi-partisan approach to infrastructure planning and investment which spans all levels of government, with the input and support of the private sector.
Infrastructure key to aiding Queensland and Western Australia’s recovery