Expertise Panel

Bronwyn Gallacher

Bronwyn Gallacher

Managing Director

Bronwyn has extensive experience in regulatory, competition, and consumer law issues.

She is the Managing Director and founder of CCL Consultants Pty Ltd (formerly BKG Economic Consultants), a specialist firm which predominantly provides compliance advice, economic advice, training and mediation services in relation to competition and consumer laws across various jurisdictions.

Bronwyn is a certified compliance professional (CCP) and an internationally certified compliance professional with the International Federation of Compliance Associations.

Lynn Boxall

Lynn Boxall

LL.C. (Singapore); Khardung Consulting Pte. Ltd.

Lynn Boxall - LL.C. (Singapore); Khardung Consulting Pte. Ltd.

Lyn Boxall has legal and accounting qualifications, with extensive private practice and inhouse legal experience in Australia/New Zealand and, from her base in Singapore, across the Asia Pacific region. She has hands on general management experience with Asia Pacific regional responsibilities, including anti-bribery programme design and implementation and corruption investigations in several countries, among a range of other compliance issues. In March 2015, she established her own law firm in Singapore, concentrating on data protection/privacy and cyber-security and, in parallel, advising on payment system operations and regulation. Lyn also has expertise in intellectual property and information technology and practices general corporate and commercial law, particularly in connection with technology joint ventures. When not practising Singapore law, Lyn provides specialist consulting advice in risk assessment and management, focusing on corporate governance, regulatory and other legal risks. She places particular emphasis on their place within business strategy and execution.

Jeremy Sandbrook

Jeremy Sandbrook

Chief Executive Integritas360

Jeremy is an internationally accredited anti-corruption and integrity expert with 20+ years experience in the corporate and not-for-profit sectors.

The last ten years Jeremy has specialised in the international development sector across Africa and Europe.

On returning to Australia in 2014, Jeremy established Integritas360, a global social enterprise committed to advancing integrity and raising ethical practices in global development. His primary area of focus is working with charities and NFPs operating in the international development sector, and commercial organisations wishing to expand into emerging and frontier markets. Jeremy specialises in designing and implementing bespoke solutions to address challenges faced by organisations operating in cross-cultural environments; focusing on the inter-related areas of anti-corruption, integrity, governance, and accountability. He also lectures on the topic of corruption at the University of Sydney’s Centre for Continuing Education.

A Chartered Accountant by profession, Jeremy’s holds a Masters degree in international development and a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and Administration. He is a Member of the Advisory Council of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and was the inaugural chair of the INGO Accountability Charter’s Peer Advisory Group on Anti-Corruption.

Ralph Ward

Ralph Ward

Boardroom INSIDER.com, board seminars and author

Ralph Ward is an internationally-recognized writer, advisor and commentator on the role of boards of directors, how “benchmark” boards excel, gaining a board seat in career planning, and the future of governance worldwide.

Ward is publisher of the online newsletter Boardroom INSIDER, the worldwide source for practical, first-hand advice on better boards and directors.

He is author of the books Boardroom Q&A (2011), The New Boardroom Leaders (2008), Saving the Corporate Board (2003), Improving Corporate Boards: The Boardroom INSIDER Guidebook (2000), and 21st Century Corporate Board (1997).

He speaks and consults on boardroom issues in the U.S. and internationally, and conducts global “Boardroom Masterclass” seminars on board and governance best practice. He also serves as a freelance client consultant with business intelligence firm GLG on board search and career issues.

 Salman Ali Hyder

Salman Ali Hyder

Founder/Principal SynesicAsia Consulting Pte Ltd

Salman is a globally accomplished Management Consultant with 20+ years of experience.

He has advised institutions on Strategy, Business Transformation, Leadership Development, Human Capital Management, Operational Excellence, Quality Management, M&A Integration, Risk Management, and Private Equity / Venture Capital Project Advisory. He is a specialist in implementation of Strategic Initiatives and Performance Enhancement of Organizations internationally.

A hallmark and an integral component of his consulting methodology has been his excellence in Executive Education / Learning & Development. He is passionate about transforming “people, process, culture” and Globalization, and developing Asian leaders for global roles. His vast international experience brings rich value-add to Cross Cultural Leadership issues and challenges.

Arndria Seymour

Arndria Seymour

Director Seymour and Associates Pty Ltd trading as Amicii

Arndria Seymour is a well-known, commercially oriented senior Human Resources/Organisational Development (OD) professional with extensive expertise in OD/Learning & Development (L&D) strategy development and execution.

Arndria has a proven track record in crafting and executing learning strategy and learning deliverables aligned to business goals. This experience has been gained in blue chip Banking, Financial Services, Financial Planning, Life Insurance, General Insurance and Workers Compensation companies over the past 30+ years.

Karen Lee

Karen Lee

Principal & Consultant Legal Know-How

Karen was admitted to practice in 1997 in New South Wales.

She holds a Master of Law and Management from UNSW and specialises in banking and financial services law and legal knowledge management. Karen established her legal consulting practice, Legal Know-How, in 2012. She provides expert advice to law firms, large corporates and SME businesses on risk management, legal and business process improvement, legal documentation, regulatory compliance and knowledge management. Prior to this, Karen worked extensively in-house, including as Head of Legal for a leading Australasian non-bank lender, as well as in top-tier private practice, including as Counsel at Allen & Overy and Clayton Utz.

Guy Griffin

Guy Griffin

Senior Lawyer GRC Solutions

Guy is a Senior Lawyer at GRC Solutions specialising in financial services and credit licensing compliance.

His other areas of practice include prudential risk and compliance for ADIs and advising on all aspects, legal and non-legal, of effective board governance for ADI directors.

David Tattam

David Tattam

Executive Director and Author Protecht: Risk Management

Author of "A Short Guide to Operational Risk", David Tattam is an internationally recognised specialist in all facets of risk management, particularly at the enterprise level.

Author of “A Short Guide to Operational Risk”, David Tattam is an internationally recognised specialist in all facets of risk management, particularly at the enterprise level. His career includes many years working with PwC, as well as two Australian banks. His achievements include the creation of the Middle Office (Risk Management Department) for The Industrial Bank of Japan in Australia and the complete implementation of all Australian operations, systems, procedures and controls for Westdeutsche Landesbank (WestLB).

Michael Funston

Michael Funston

Senior Lawyer and Manager GRC Solutions

Michael is a Senior Lawyer and Manager with GRC Solutions. Prior to commencing his current employment in July 2017, he was manager of the Legal & Compliance business unit of the Customer Owned Banking Association for ten years.

Michael has also held positions including Code Consultant Mutual Banking Code of Practice, Special Counsel Consumer Protection Australian Securities and Investments Commission, Senior Legal & Policy Officer ASIC, and Co-ordinator Consumer Credit Legal Centre (NSW). Michael’s areas of expertise range across retail banking and finance including consumer credit law and practice, privacy law, financial services marketing, industry codes of practice and dispute resolution. Michael holds Master of Laws and Master of Arts degrees, and education qualifications.

Wayne Cahill

Wayne Cahill

Health Law, and Corporate and Commercial Law Partner Ashurst

Wayne heads the Ashurst national Health practice and specialises in health law, and corporate and commercial law.

He acts for a wide range of public and private health care providers and other entities throughout Australia.

His commercial law work includes privatisation and contracting out of services, medical appointments, general health law matters, strategic commercial and regulatory advice. A recognised leader in health law, Wayne has a background of over 20 years in the healthcare industry.

Richard Evans

Richard Evans

Corporate Education Specialist RG Consulting Services

Richard Evans is a corporate education specialist with over fifteen years of experience in developing and delivering tailor-made performance improvement training solutions to suit organisational needs.

For the past eight years Richard has focused his attention on the area of legal and compliance education, having held senior positions as the Head of Legal and Compliance Education for both UBS Investment Bank and Deutsche Bank.

Now as the Principal Consultant of RG Consulting Services he plays an active role in the development of training capability, frameworks and strategies for various organisations, some of which include; AMP, ACI and the Stockbrokers Association. Richard has a Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Arts and Master of Education.

Calvert Duffy

Calvert Duffy

GRC Professional and Consultant Privé

Calvert Duffy is an experienced practitioner in compliance, legal/operational risk management, governance, and learning and development.

For over 20 years he has advocated that governance, risk and compliance are business enablers, needing efficient and effective training to help to develop a robust GRC culture.

Both nationally and internationally he has a proven track record for assisting companies to integrate compliance into business units, producing commercially realistic outcomes. His deep understanding around making theory work in practice has been invaluable to his clients and employers.

Calvert specialises in consumer and competition issues, credit and financial services licensing. He’s investigated fraud, helped product designers, edited advertisements, trained directors and negotiated with regulators.

 Peter Rozen

Peter Rozen

Occupational Health and Safety / Barrister

Peter is regularly briefed in occupational health and safety cases. He also practises in coronial and industrial law.

Peter has been a consultant to the International Labour Organisation as well as to state, territory and Commonwealth governments in the field of occupational health and safety law.

Peter is a fellow of the Centre for Employment and Labour Relations Law at the University of Melbourne where he teaches workplace health and safety law in the law faculty’s postgraduate studies program.

Peter is the co-author of Occupational Health and Safety Law in Victoria and the Annotated Model Work Health and Safety Act loose-leaf service.