Expert Speakers Include:

Simon Cairns

Senior Specialist, Risk & Performance Analytics - Sunsuper

A senior financial services executive with broad experience gained locally and abroad specialising in investment performance and risk reporting. I have 10 years’ experience in the role of Managing Director utilising my extensive business experience to run all aspects of the local operations with matrix reporting through to head office. I have managed staff and clients across multiple regions and at varying levels of seniority.

Vaishali Vijay

Director, Digital Services, ANZ, Capgemini

I am passionate about diversity & analytics and proud to be Stanford Australia & New Zealand Women in Data Science Ambassador. As Director- Digital Services, Australia and New Zealand at Capgemini, I lead ANZ data analytics & visualization and enjoy working with my fantastic team in an exciting high growth area blending our strong data skills with our broader focus on high impact user interface and visual analytics. Capgemini Digital Global Practice brings together leading data technology, AI, IoT, Data Science experts with business and industry sector expertise to help organizations gain better value from their data.

Marc Rubenfeld

CIPM, Head of Eagle Solutions EMEA/APAC, Eagle Investment Systems

Senior member of the Eagle leadership team who fuels long-term growth by focusing on business development in the EMEA and APAC regions. Marc is a thought leader who manages a global team that works closely with sales, marketing, product, services, and support to advance new and add-on business opportunities.

Marko Milek

Managing Director and head of Global Exchange for Asia Pacific, State Street

Marko has significant experience in the technology industry, in areas including data and analytics, research, product and project management and business development. He held various technical and management roles in Canada, Finland, Singapore and Hong Kong over the past 15 years.

Naresh Subramaniam

Director Financial Services, Cogility

Naresh is an inspiring, people–focussed leader who works with corporate boards, senior executives, and specialist staff, on complex challenges. He is an eloquent communicator with a proven track record in forming and leading high performing teams.

Andy Barrow

SVP, Rimes Technologies

For the past 20 years I have worked in financial services IT & data solutions; including data feeds, database solutions & analytics. I have imagined, planned, researched, designed, developed, launched, sold & supported a raft of data & analytical products in the institutional buy-side & in custody. For the past 12 years I have built a detailed understanding of how financial benchmarks should be consumed by asset managers & custodians in the front- & mid-office architectures.

Cath Paki

Information & Data Governance Manager, Kiwibank

A passionate, dynamic leader who thrives on defining the vision for new and better ways to do things, and then progressively brings that vision into fruition. She has led several high performing teams in project and business, across multiple disciplines, industries, and functional areas.

Jason Warlond

Head of Business Development, APAC, Curium Data Systems

I am an IT specialist within the Financial Services industry with over 25 years experience and have held a variety of roles including Principal / Director, Business Development, Product/Development Management and Project Management. My greatest strengths lie in being able to take a business concept or requirement, large or small, and via considerable experience in both Financial Services and Software Development, turn that requirement into an enterprise-strength solution whilst ensuring others within the organisation grow.

Michelle Pinheiro

Head of Enterprise Data Governance, ANZ Bank

An experienced leader of people and innovation in Information Management and Data Management. Experienced in creating business strategy and frameworks, with a proven track record of effective and efficient delivery of valuable business outcomes. Passionate about innovative thinking and continuous enhancement of business and technical processes.

Bruce Russell

Director, Shoreline

Bruce has over 20 years’ experience within the Financial Services industry with 11 years’ experience as a management consultant. Prior to commencing his management consulting career, Bruce was employed by HSBC Asset Management where he held a variety of roles including Head of Operations, Head of Business Support and Manager, Portfolio Accounting.

Susan Bennett

Principal, Sibenco Legal & Advisory & Co-founder and Director of Information Governance ANZ

Susan is a leader in Information Governance and advises on strategic risk management to achieve organisational objectives. A regular speaker at Australian and international conferences; Susan co-founded IGANZ to break down the information silos among professionals.

Brett Elvish

Founder and Director, Financial View Point

Financial Viewpoint is a specialist consulting business founded by Brett Elvish to help institutional investors to achieve better financial outcomes. Financial Viewpoint helps large institutional investors such as superuannation funds, investment managers, multi-managers and investment platforms to both determine and then implement better business and operational strategies.

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