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Advice Board Committee

Mandate

This Committee has responsibility for the development of the Financial Services Council's strategies and policies in relation to financial advice and Financial Advisory Networks (FANs).

The Committee’s objectives are to:

  • enhance the operation of the financial services regulatory regime to ensure that FANs are able to provide affordable quality advice;
  • demonstrate the value of advice and FANs;
  • promote sound quality assurance and governance practices in the financial advice industry; and
  • maintain and increase consumer confidence in FANs and financial advice.

The Committee also has oversight of the Financial Services Council's relationship with relevant regulators and government departments that have responsibility for financial advice and FANs, including: the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) and the Department of Treasury.

Co-Chairs

FSC Director, David Bryant, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Unity Funds Management Limited 

FSC Director, Jack Regan, Group Executive - Advice & New Zealand, AMP Limited 

 

FSC Contact

Bianca Richardson 
Senior Policy Manager (Advice)
P:  02 8235 2529
E:  brichardson@fsc.org.au

Members of the Advice Board Committee

Darren

Whereat

ANZ Wealth Australia Limited

General Manager, Aligned Dealer Groups and Advice Standards

David

Bryant

Australian Unity Funds Management Limited

Chief Executive Officer

Greg

Miller

MLC Financial Services

General Manager

Jason

Andriessen

StatePlus

General Manager, Marketing, Product & Advice

Marcus

O'Sullivan

Affinia

Head of Affinia

Marianne

Perkovic

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Executive General Manager, Wealth Management Advice

Mark

Smith

Perpetual Limited

Group Executive Perpetual Private

Mark

Spiers

BT Financial Group

General Manager, Advice

Mark 

Vilo

Asteron Life Limited

Head of Wealth and Life Intermediaries

Matthew

Halpin

Q Invest Limited

Chief Officer, Member Support & Advice

Michelle

Weber

Macquarie Group Limited

Chief Operating Officer, Wealth Management

Nerida

Cole

Dixon Advisory

Managing Director, Financial Advisory

Ross

Bowden

Link Advice Pty Ltd

Chief Executive Officer

Steve

Davis

Australian Unity Funds Management Limited

General Manager, Personal Financial Services

Tanya

Seale

ClearView Wealth Limited

Head of Advice, Matrix Planning Solutions

Tim

Mitchell-Adams

AMP Limited

Managing Director - Charter Financial Planning, SMSF Advice & Jigsaw

Advice Board Committee - 2017 meeting dates

  • Wednesday 8 March: 12.30pm to 3.00pm - FSC, Level 24, 44 Market Street, Sydney
  • Thursday 4 May: 2.30pm to 4.00pm - FSC, Level 24, 44 Market Street, Sydney 
  • Monday 19 June: 2.30pm to 4.00pm - FSC, Level 24, 44 Market Street, Sydney
  • Monday 28 August: 2.30pm to 4.00pm - FSC, Level 24, 44 Market Street, Sydney 
  • Monday 23 October: 2.30pm to 4.00pm - FSC, Level 24, 44 Market Street, Sydney

 

 

 

 

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