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Regional Councils

FINSIA’s Regional Councils support members throughout Australia.

Your regional council representatives

NSW / ACT REGIONAL COUNCIL
Chair
Kate McCallum F FIN
Multiforte Financial Services
Kate has been a member of FINSIA since 2015 and was appointed Deputy Chair in 2016 and Chair in 2018.
Deputy Chair
Nathan Krieger F FIN
DFA Australia 
Nathan has been a member of FINSIA since 2003 and appointed Deputy Chair in 2018.
Rob Sinclair F FIN
ANZ
Rob has been a member of FINSIA and the Securities Institute of Australia since 2000 and was appointed Chair in 2016.
Linda Maniaci F FIN
ANZ
Linda has been a member of FINSIA since 2002 and on the Women in Finance Committee since 2013.
Bettina Pidcock
F FIN
QBE
Bettina has been a member of FINSIA and the Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance since 1992.
Karolina Popic F FIN
Allen & Overy
Karolina has been a member of FINSIA since 2012.
Mark Lumsden SA FIN
Deloitte 
Mark has been a member of FINSIA since 2018.
Kathryn Illy
PWC
Kathryn has been a member of FINSIA since 2018.
Samantha Clarke SA FIN
Advice RegTech
Samantha has been a member of FINSIA since 2018. 
Jasmine Tan SA FIN
Deloitte
Jasmine has been a member of FINSIA since 2013. 

 
VIC/ TAS REGIONAL COUNCIL  
Chair
Loretta Venten SF FIN
Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Loretta has been a member of FINSIA and the Securities Institute of Australia since 1985. Loretta was appointed Chair the Victorian Regional Council in 2015.
Steve Daniels SA FIN
NAB
Steve has been a member of FINSIA since 2017.
Mandy Rashleigh SA FIN
KPMG
Mandy has been a member of FINSIA since 2017. ;
Jim Christodouleas
PWC
Jim has been a member of FINSIA since 2015.
Jo Edmonds A FIN
Bedigo Bank
Jo has been a member of FINSIA since 2017.
Robert Szyszko F FIN
AE Capital
Robert has been a member of FINSIA since 2003.
Phillip Dolan SF FIN
La Trobe University
Phillip has been a member of FINSIA since 1999.
David Doyle F FIN
ANZ
David has been a member of FINSIA since 2018.
Sara Harman F FIN
Novus Capital Ltd
Sara has been a member of FINSIA since 1991.
Alex Lord F FIN
Deloitte
Alex has been a member of FINSIA since 2016.
Tasmanian Chair
Tania Hudson
ANZ
Tania has been a member of FINSIA and the Securities Institute of Australia since 1997. Tania was appointed Chair of the TAS Regional Council in 2013.
Paul Chin SF FIN
JamiesonCootesBonds
Paul has been a member of FINSIA and the Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance since 2003.
Mark Topy SF FIN
Select Equities
Mark has been a member of FINSIA and the Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance since 1993.
Brad Upton F FIN
Westpac
Brad has been a member of FINSIA and the Securities Institute of Australasia since 1993.
Mark Sawyer SA FIN
My Life My Finance Ltd
Mark has been a member of FINSIA since 2018.

QLD REGIONAL COUNCIL  
Chair
Kerry McGowan SF FIN
Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Kerry has been a member of FINSIA and the Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance since 1990.
Joanne Dwyer A FIN
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Joanne has been a member of FINSIA since 2014.
Alasdair Jeffrey F FIN
Rowland Communication Group
Alasdair has been a member of FINSIA and the Securities Institute of Australia since 2005.
Anne-Maree Keane F FIN
KPMG
 Anne-Maree has been a member since 2001.
Peter Pontikis SF FIN Peter has been a member of FINSIA and the Securities Institute of Australia since 1991.
Richard Somerville F FIN
Queensland Treasury
Richard has been a member of FINSIA since 2008.
Peta Tilse SF FIN
Levantine Wealth
Peta has been a member of FINSIA since 1995.
Sean Trainor SA FIN
Queensland Treasury Corporation
Sean has been a member of FINSIA since 2013 and on the YFP Committee since 2014.
Philip Vickery F FIN
K&L Gates
Philip has been a member of FINSIA the Securities Institute of Australia since 2006.
Andrew Weeden
PwC
Andrew has been a member of FINSIA since 2012.
Jeremy White F FIN
HSBC
Jeremy has been a member of FINSIA since 2015.
SA / NT REGIONAL COUNCIL  
Chair
Ida Wong Taylor SA FIN
Westpac
Ida has been a member of FINSIA since 2016.
Nick Karagiannis SA FIN
HWL Ebsworth Lawyers
Nick has been a member of FINSIA since 2014.
Lan Lam
Finlaysons
Lan has been a member of FINSIA since 2014.
John Montague SF FIN
Super SA
John has been a member of FINSIA and the Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance since 1992.
Stuart Symons SA FIN
People's Choice Credit Union

Stuart has been a member of FINSIA since 2014.
Peter Tyson A FIN
Argent Wealth
Peter has been a member of FINSIA since 2013.
Ben Owen SA FIN
Head of SME Business Banking, Bank SA
Ben has been a member of FINSIA since 2017.
Joe Formichella F FIN
Bendigo
Joe has been a member of FINSIA since 2015.
 
WA REGIONAL COUNCIL  
Chair
Rohan Mishra SA FIN
Clayton Utz
Rohan became a member in July 2016
Justin Van Ast SA FIN
Westpac
Justin joined FINSIA in July 2016
Emma Wright SA FIN
Tomkins Turner Corporate Advisory
Emma has been a member of FINSIA since 2014.
Sinead Bannon A FIN
Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Sinead has been a member of FINSIA since 2017.
Wayde Keyser F FIN
NAB
Wayde has been a member of FINSIA since 2005.
Ian O'Brien F FIN
KPMG
Ian has been a member of FINSIA since 2012.
Adrianne Oliveri SA FIN
KPMG
Adrianne has been a member of FINSIA since 2018.
Tim Sullivan SA FIN
NAB
Tim has been a member of FINSIA since 2011.