Financial Services Industry Reference Committee

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The Financial Services IRC is responsible for national training package qualifications relevant to the following industries within the financial services sector: Banking; Mortgage broking; Financial markets; Financial planning and advice; Insurance; Superannuation; Accounting and bookkeeping; Mercantile agents; and Trust administration.

These qualifications are included in the FNS – Financial Services Training Package.

The IRC will consult widely during any future training package development process, providing opportunity for interested parties to make a contribution.

Technical Advisory Committees may also be established to inform future work, utilising a broad range of stakeholders with technical and specific industry knowledge.

The Financial Services IRC is supported by the Skills Service Organisation PricewaterhouseCoopers Skills for Australia. For more information, visit Skills for Australia.

Further information about the role of IRCs and how they operate can be found in the IRC Operating Framework.

The AISC has approved the following members for the Financial Services IRC:

Category Organisation Representative Member Type Jurisdiction
Employee Association Finance Sector Union of Australia Julia Angrisano  Member NSW
Employer/Enterprise   On-Hold    
Employer/Enterprise Commonwealth Bank Kareena Assem  Member NSW
Employer/Enterprise KnowIT Group Wendy Tyberek  Member  
Employer/Enterprise   On-Hold    
Employer/Enterprise   On-Hold    
Employer/Enterprise Industry Skills Advisory Council-NT Yvonne Webb  Deputy Chair NT
Government Australian Taxation Office Eileen Eaton  Member TAS
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Financial, Administrative and Professional Services Training Council Incorporated Allan Jones Chair WA
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Financial Planning Association of Australia Anne Palmer  Member NSW
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Certified Practicing Accountants Australia Keddie Waller  Deputy Chair VIC
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian Financial Markets Association Nikita Dhanraj  Member NSW
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance Rebecca Slingo  Member VIC
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Association of Superannuation Funds Australia Limited Stefan Simunic  Member NSW