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.

Paul McCarney

CEO, Data Republic

Paul is a Consultant, Investor and Entrepreneur in the Digital Technology and Marketing space. The past 15 years has seen him develop shareholder value for a wide variety of companies.

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.

Kate Carruthers

Chief Data Officer, UNSW Planning & Performance Chief of Staff Office Senior Lecturer (Adjunct) UNSW

Technologist, marketer, entrepreneur, and educator with extensive experience in commerical and public sector senior executive roles. Currently working on data security, big data, strategic business intelligence and data governance at UNSW Sydney. Co-founder of several startups including IoTM, and a member of the NSW Government Data Analytics Centre Advisory Board.

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.

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.

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