Full Name
Charles Cho
Job Title
General Counsel
NSW Treasury
Speaker Bio
Charles is the General Counsel of NSW Treasury and heads up the Office of the General Counsel (OGC) as well as being a member of the Treasury executive leadership team. Treasury is the central NSW agency responsible for managing the State’s $77b annual spend and $330b balance sheet. Treasury also undertakes key asset transactions on behalf of the State such as the lease of Ausgrid ‘poles and wires’
and the State’s 51% interest in Westconnex.

The OGC provides the Treasurer, other Cluster Ministers and NSW Treasury with strategic legal advice and a ‘legal lens’ on WOG policy initiatives; support State significant commercial asset transactions and strategic projects; and manage contractual, statutory and other legal issues arising from Treasury’s operations.
Charles Cho