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Industry councils

Steering the strategic direction of the future of finance

Finsia’s industry councils bring our policy agenda to life and validate the standards of professional attainment expected of Finsia members.

The councils also determine the eligibility criteria for our higher membership levels and assist in the alignment of our training programs with the educational needs of the industry.

With leading institutional and individual representatives, the councils cover each of the industry verticals that Finsia represents.


Megan Aikman F Fin, Hillross (Chair)
Sandra Bowley SF Fin, Sandra Bowley Financial Planning
Prof Christine Brown SF Fin, Monash University
Diana Bugarcic SA Fin St George, Sydney Institute of TAFE
Diego Del Rosso SA Fin, Bendigo Wealth
Bruce Lanyon SF Fin, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Gary Mitchell SF Fin, Shadforth Financial
Peter Pontikis SF Fin, KPMG
Susan Rallings F Fin, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Mark Spiers SF Fin, BT Financial Group Ltd
Peta Tilse F Fin, Sophisticated Access
Associate Professor Peter Vann F Fin, Macquarie Applied Finance Centre 
Deborah Wixted, CBA
Keri Pratt SF Fin, non-executive director (Chair)
Stewart Brentnall F Fin, TCorp
Paul Chin SF Fin, Jamieson Coote Bonds
Jacki Chorazy SA Fin, Mercer
Sharon Davis F Fin, AMP Capital Investors
Sylvia Falzon SF Fin, non-executive director
Katrina Glendinning F Fin, Pengana Capital
Susanna Gorogh SF Fin, MTAA Super
Giles Gunesekera SF Fin, Global Impact Initiative
Simon Hudson F Fin, UniSuper
Camilla Love F Fin, Perennial
Justin McMinn, HESTA
Dr Carsten Murawski, University of Melbourne
Scot Thompson, Macquarie
Paul Travers SF Fin, KPMG (Chair)
Catherine Black F Fin, Queensland Treasury Corporation
Adrienne Bloom SF Fin, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Associate Professor Tony Carlton SA Fin, Macquarie Applied Finance Centre
Chris Dalton, Australian Securitisation Forum
Joanne Dawson SA Fin, Westpac
Anastasia Economou SF Fin 
Jaye Gardner SF Fin, Grant Samuel Group
Andrew Kinasch, CBA
Yura Mahindroo F Fin, PwC
Professor Jerry Parwada, UNSW Business School
Clare Porta SF Fin, Consultant
Liz Smith F Fin, William Buck
Connie Sokaris F Fin, NAB
Anthony Sweetman SF Fin, UBS
Daniel Biondi SF Fin Hewlett Packard Enterprise (Chair)
Nicholle Lindner F Fin (Deputy Chair) NSW Department of Industry, Trade & Investment
Philippa Bartlett A Fin, CBA
Tony Beck SA Fin, ME Bank
David Boromeo SA Fin, Bendigo and Adelaide Bank
Janine Copelin, Citi
Mike Currie F Fin, QBank
Cindy Hansen F Fin, Qudos Bank
Graham Heunis, HSBC
Professor Allan Hodgson, UQ Business School
Paul Presland F Fin, ANZ
Monique Reynolds SA Fin, Westpac
Associate Professor Harry Scheule, UTS