IAPA Advisory Committee
We are pleased to introduce the new IAPA Advisory Committee. The Advisory Committee helps guide our strategy and campaigns to support analytics professionals and promote the recognition of analytics' vital role across the organisation.
The new Committee's wealth of knowledge and years of experience will aid IAPA in promoting the strategic and increasingly central role data and analytics plays in business and to support the needs of those in the industry.
Chief Executive Officer
Greg McKenna was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Police Bank on 18 March 2020. Before his appointment, Greg had served as Chair of Police Bank from January 2019. He was also a Director between July 2012 and July 2018. Greg’s career in banking and finance spans more than 30 years with a focus on financial markets and economics. His experience includes significant roles at NSW State Super, Westpac, NAB, Newcastle Permanent, and as an independent economic, trading, and banking consultant. Greg was a contributing editor to Business Insider Australia and holds a Masters of Applied Finance from Macquarie University, a Bachelor of Business (Banking and Finance) from Monash University, and is a graduate and member of the AICD.
IAPA (Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia)
Annette has been involved in data and technology for over twenty years. Working across change management, communications, marketing and business development in B2B organisations has allowed Annette to combine passions in data / technology and communication.
Working with the IAPA Board, Annette grew the IAPA community to more than 8,500 people Australia-wide. As Managing Director of IAPA, Annette is the driving force behind promoting the strategic role of data and analytics in business and helping the industry meet the challenges of a fast-paced data environment, including addressing the analytics skills shortage and fostering data informed decision-making.
Key to this role is the annual Top 25 Analytics Leaders recognition program, the introduction of IAPA-certification for analytics to help those who work in data and analytics gain independent recognition of their skills. New corporate membership options allow analytics-savvy organisations to demonstrate their commitment to enhancing analytics capability, advancing the careers of team members and promoting data-driven decision-making.
Annette holds a Bachelors and Masters in Marketing.