Key note – Ricardo Goncalves

Ricardo Goncalves is an SBS World News presenter, SBS Finance Editor and host of Small Business Secrets.

He has covered news globally, filing stories from the Middle-East, LA and New York’s Ground Zero.

Interviews with Virgin’s Richard Branson, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and former Portuguese President Anibal Cavaco Silva are some of his most memorable.

Ricardo started his TV career as a regional news reporter (as Richard Goncalves) for WIN News Wollongong in 1998 before working as a video business journalist and producer for finance journalist David Koch working across Sky News, Seven News and 2GB.

It was followed by a three year stint in Melbourne as a business video journalist for Sky News and a reporter for Nine News, until he returned to Sydney to present rolling live news on Sky News Business.

Ricardo is also accomplished MC fronting high profile events like the Telstra Business Awards and Pitch@Palace just to name a few.

He holds a B Commerce (Economics/Marketing) from the University of Wollongong and has a Portuguese background.