CEO and Executive Director
Sally has extensive experience in finance, funds management and strategy particularly in Asia Pacific markets. She has held senior roles with Accenture, JP Morgan, Citigroup and UBS. Sally is a non-executive director of Indigenous Business Australia Asset Management, Oxfam Australia, and a National Australia Bank securitisation company.
Sally is a member of the Expert Panel of Australia’s Social Impact Investing Taskforce; the Australian Advisory Board on Impact Investing and the QBE Committee for Social Impact. She is a CPA and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Director of Policy and Social Enterprise Development
Sabina is highly experienced in public policy and social innovation with more than 18 years’ experience in international institutions, Australian government, politics, civil society and with the private sector. Sabina has extensive experience in international development including in impact and evaluation, policy development and government relations. For more than 3 years, Sabina has been working to leverage the potential of impact investing as a tool for social change. Sabina holds a Master of Public Administration (MPA), a Graduate Diploma of Computer Studies, and a Bachelor of Science (Optoelectronics).
Sharon has over 30 years experience in the Australian financial markets and had held management positions with Bell Potter Securities, Merrill Lynch Australia, ACS Securities and the National Stock Exchange. After leaving the financial markets, Sharon ran her own small business for several years then moved into the 'for purpose' sector, where she has worked for the past 5 years. Sharon has made a significant voluntary contribution to her local community and is passionate about sport.
Director of Strategic Communications & Engagement
Kadi has over 25 years experience in marketing and communications, and held senior positions in the private and not-for-profit sector. Her experience includes developing and implementing communications strategies and marketing campaigns for some of Australia’s best known brands, including Qantas. She received a Golden Quill Award from the International Association of Business Communicators for a campaign at Qantas and was awarded the Public Relations Institute of Australia ACT Public Relations Practitioner of the Year for communications relating to the merger of two professional services firms. Kadi has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Canberra and a Graduate Certificate of Management (Marketing) from the University of New England.
Social Enterprise Development Manager
Bruce has an extensive career in extractives and operations management. His former roles include CEO of the Alternative Technology Association (ATA); Executive Manager Business Services, Australian Volunteers International (AVI); and General Manager Corporate Services, Good Shepherd Australia and New Zealand and 18 years with Shell. Bruce has a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Queensland and an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management.
Operations Manager and Social Enterprise Analyst Impact Investment Ready
Helena is a Graduate from the Australian Catholic University holding a double degree in Arts (Business, Sociology and Politics) and Global Studies. She has experience in both not-for-profit and private sectors domestically and internationally. She is currently studying towards her Masters in Public Policy (Organisational Leadership) at Monash University and Certificate 3 in AUSLAN at Expressions Australia. Helena’s previous experience has led her to support organisations working within areas of consultancy, female financial empowerment, gender based violence, refugee family services and affordable housing. This led to a passion for social impact and impact investing.