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Executive General Manager, Marketing, Telstra Super
Jean-Luc carries a wealth of experience in financial marketing including senior leadership roles with Vanguard, BlackRock and NAB. He is also the author of the book ‘Branding to Differ,’ published in November 2013.
CEO, Fintech Australia
Formerly Banking & Finance Industry Head, Danielle’s career has traversed multiple disciplines including Business Transformation, Partnerships, Strategy, Marketing, Product Management and Design. She is also on the Leadership Committee of StartupWeek Sydney.
Executive Officer, Strategic Marketing and Communications, Equip Super
Geoff was earlier employed in senior corporate communications positions in the travel and automotive sectors. He is now responsible for the Fund’s marketing, brand and communications activities.
Stephen has over 25 years’ experience in Superannuation, Wealth Management and Life Insurance. Stephen is also a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.
Nathan is a superannuation and funds management specialist. He has extensive experience acting for superannuation trustees and service providers. At the 2014 Financial Services Council annual conference in Cairns, Nathan was awarded an Industry Excellence Award.
General Manager Sales and Marketing, Iress
Bruce has over 25 years superannuation experience. Working with Financial Synergy for the past few years, Bruce is passionate about helping our clients deliver service excellence to their members whilst continuing to look for ways to reduce transactional cost.
Director, Cyber Risk Services, National Lead Cyber Analytics, Deloitte Risk Advisory
Paul is an experienced and capable security professional with an in-depth and broad informational security background. Paul has proven people leadership abilities and has developed and managed highly skilled operational teams.
Head of Customer Advocacy & Assurance, IQ Group
Katherine has over 20 years experience in the financial and wealth management industry. She has extensive project management and operational experience in both the public/private sector as well as a strong background in Strategy and IT management.
Market Development Manager, Risk, Pacific at Thomson Reuters
Experienced business driver with vast experience working in a variety of solution sales and sales management/stratergy positions focusing on risk and compliance in financial services. He has covered a broad range of compliance solutions in Tier 1 and 2 institutions.
CEO and Co-Founder, Zuper Superannuation
Jessica Ellerm is also a fintech commentator, blogging at her own website (jessicaellerm.com) and guest posting for BankNXT. In addition, she writes for the fintech blog Daily Fintech Advisers, specialising in small business banking.
Head of client delivery & customer engagement, SuperEd
Prior to joining SuperEd James was the Group Executive responsible for Marketing, Communications and Policy at AustralianSuper. James was also General Manager of Marketing and Business Development for both Hesta and Telstra Super and has held positions with NAB and Macquarie Bank.
Principal, ReThink Consulting.
With a career spanning executive and senior strategic, operational and product roles across the superannuation and financial services sectors; Maureen has held senior roles at The Trust Company, eo Financial Services, UniSuper and REST.
Independent Consultant, (former Head of IT Strategy and Governance and CSO, Sunsuper)
Spanning almost 20 years, David’s career has been focussed on strategy, commercial management and the impacts of the digital economy, working in industries as diverse as defence, retail, high technology, resources and financial services.
CEO and Founder, ImagineNation
I play in the innovation entrepreneurship, executive coaching & corporate education space. I aspire people to embody, enact, enable & empower others to develop innovation agility.
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.
CEO and Co-Founder, PractiFI
Glenn is the co-founder and CEO of fintech startup PractiFI, the engagement platform for super and advice and the power behind Mercer’s customer experience. Glenn’s a disruptive force in wealth technology, challenging the industry to innovate, integrate and put the customer at the heart of everything.
Regional Director, Australia and New Zealand, Blueprint Software Systems
Jeff is an Enterprise Software start-up specialist with proven track record of consistently achieving/overachieving targets. He is also a strong sales passion and team motivator.
Associate Director, Shoreline
Dale has over 22 years’ experience in the wealth and investment management industries. He has assisted a range of leading organisations implement major business initiatives, and assess new product and market opportunities within Australia and across Asia.
COO, Rest Industry Super
Andrew is responsible for delivering high quality products and services to REST’s almost two million members and 160,000 employers. Prior to joining REST, Andrew worked for over 12 years with the National Australia Bank group (NAB) in the Wealth Management division.
CEO, Six Park Asset Management
Experienced financial services executive with over 27 years experience spanning small start-up ventures as well as senior positions at JP Morgan.Successful track record and diverse skill set spanning multiple roles as investor, manager and strategic consultant.
Founder and Head of Business Advisory, Elabor8
With fifteen years of experience across nearly the full spectrum of roles in technology, Andrew is passionate about gaining a deep understanding of the principles behind the methods that he teaches, believing that methodology is only useful in the context in which it was developed.
Joint Managing Director, Spark Green
With over twenty years experience working for major corporations such as realestate.com.au, Pacific Magazines and Australia Post, Sharon is a seasoned professional in the field of online marketing and innovation.
Director, Regtech Association
Lisa is predominantly into financial services with her verification service – Verifier, and collaboration with slowVoice and the Percypt collective intelligence platform. She is also the author of the book – Decisions Not Data is the focus. This book is to help C suites and Boards consumer analytics rather than do the work.
Head of Marketing AIA
Deirdre is a senior marketing leader with over 15 years’ experience working in some of Australia’s largest banking and insurance brands, designing and delivering customer led marketing and product programs. She has deep expertise in proposition design and customer experience development.
Co-Founder and Director, Entersoft
With a background in Software Engineering, Paul takes care of the APAC region. Passionate about empowering innovations, Paul has strong interests in Cyber Security and Safe Cities. He is SPOC at Entersoft that can help you achieve lasting security for your apps.
MD, GRC Solutions
Julian is the CEO Better (US) Inc, Chair RegTech Association and Managing Director at GRC Solutions, since March 2012 and prior to this Julian was CEO of Blake Dawson Technology.
Director, Customer Strategy at Deloitte Consulting - Deloitte Australia
I help financial services organisations explore their customers’ intentions and design innovative ways to achieve mutually successful outcomes. I’ve worked in fintech startups, software firms and FS regulators.
Ian is an experienced financial services executive, having spent 15 years in the UK, HK and Australia with global banks JP Morgan and UBS. Ian built and ran the investment platform business for UBS and has a deep knowledge of the Australian financial services market.
Hugh has led successful technology ventures and has held senior roles with Westpac Banking Corporation. He is on the boards of the Australian Scholarships Foundation and the Stanford Australia Alumni Foundation. He was a founding board member of ASX-listed iProperty Ltd.
Member for Cook, Treasurer (invited)
The Hon. Scott Morrison MP is the Treasurer and a senior member of Prime Minister Turnbull’s Cabinet and Expenditure Review Committee. Previously he was appointed Minister for Social Services on December 23, 2014 and was responsible for driving the Coalition Government’s welfare reform strategy that is designed to increase the economic participation of Australians and to ensure the long term sustainability of Australia’s welfare safety net.
Senior Manager, Financial Services - IT Advisory, Ernst and Young
Mike has extensive experience in the financial services industry including banking, insurance and wealth management. A results driven leader focused on digital business transformation and the delivery of business value through core systems that are innovative, complex and scalable.
Senior Consultant, Rice Warner
Alun advises on all aspects of financial and strategic performance. Alun enjoys helping clients win especially with complex problems. He is a marketer and strategic thinker with a strong technical background informed by thirty plus years in the financial sector.
Director System Engineering, Palo Alto Networks
Highly motivated professional, with 17 years experience in Pre-Sales across enterprise, commercial and channel markets. Currently managing a regional team, with a focus on driving solutions within large enterprise, commercial accounts and global solution providers / key channel partners.
Chief Executive, Transition Group, ATTA
CEO with a broad base of experience in global companies. Develops strategies and implements improvement plans that significantly improve company performance and profitability for ongoing operations or preparing companies for exit or securing investment.
Serial entrepreneur and the person behind a succession of successful start ups that grew to mature market leading businesses in the IT professional services sector, including Icon, Ambit, Phoenix, and Ajilon. Rod also held the position of President of the St Kilda F.C. (AFL) for a period of seven years.
CEO, Fintech Victoria
Hi, my name is Alan Tsen and I lead Stone & Chalk, Melbourne. I’m the founding CEO of Fintech Victoria. I sit on the board of Fintech Australia, I co-founded a company in the education space and I’m a recovering lawyer. I write and think a lot about the future of finance.