National Mental Health Commission
Australian Taxation Office
Department of Planning & Industry
Department of Environment & Energy
Bureau of Meteorology
Australian Sports Commission
After starting his accounting career as financial management trainee in a major hotel chain, Peter worked his way up to be the Assistant area Financial Controller across a region of hotels. He then went on to spend over a decade in various federal government departments and agencies including time in both the Prime Minister’s Department, The Department of Finance and looking after the accounts for some large Commonwealth superannuation funds. During this time, Peter undertook two separate masters’ degrees, completed the CPA
program and completed the company director’s course which, together with the on-the-job experience helped him gain a wealth of expertise in the areas of financial management, strategic planning and governance.
In 2014 Peter joined Sport Australia where he is currently the CFO. In his day to day role Peter not only leads standard financial and treasury functions but also oversees all the commercial operations for the business including tours, lodging facilities, hosting events and sports camps, catering operations, gyms and fitness centers and even a swim school.
Transport for NSW
NSW Department of Customer Service
Richard is a senior finance professional and CFO who has worked for both private and public sectors including Oracle, Adobe, HP, Dell, Transport for NSW and NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, with a strategic, commercial and technology focus. Richard has experience in strategic finance, leading large operational transformational change and “enabling” finance to strategically support business outcomes. Richard’s strengths include the ability to work in large complex environments, commercial business development and driving predictable and inclusive financial performance. Recent tenure has involved leading large-scale M&A / transformational change as well as leading financial performance improvements in large government agencies.
National Blood Authority
Victorian Auditor-General's Office
Steven Luu is a Manager in the Data Analytics team at the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office (VAGO). He began as a Financial Auditor for the Queensland Audit Office (QAO) before joining VAGO’s data analytics team in 2017. Steven possesses a Bachelor of Commerce as well as a Bachelor in Architectural Studies.
The VAGO Data Analytics team is currently setting up processes to streamline the collection and reconciliation of datasets across approximately 30 of our largest audit clients. These datasets will be transformed and mapped into dashboards for use by auditors on their audits of financial reports.