FS on the Radar

Episode 1 - The Royal Commission’s Interim Report

Episode 1 - The Royal Commission’s Interim Report, and how it affects the Financial Services industry

Our first episode focuses on key themes in the interim report for the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry, what we have been hearing from our clients on regulation, reputation risk and conduct risk and what we anticipate will come out of the next and final round of hearings.  

Featured Speakers

Madeleine Mattera, Partner & National Head of Financial Services, Grant Thornton Australia

Madeleine has worked on external audits for a number of clients in the Financial Services industry, including Teachers Mutual Bank, State Bank of India, and volt bank, and she leads the Financial Services Industry practice for Grant Thornton in Australia. Madeleine specialises with mid-sized clients in the Financial Services industry and has a keen interest in helping clients grow and succeed in an environment of evolving regulatory pressure, demographic shifts, financial technology innovation and changing consumer behaviour.

Darren Scammel, Partner & Head of Financial Services Melbourne, Grant Thornton Australia

Darren has extensive financial services experience working with organisations such as ANZ, NAB, Deutsche Bank, Bank Australia and People’s Choice. He joined Grant Thornton as an audit partner in July 2018, and is a specialist in financial services with over 19 years as a partner with KPMG as an auditor and risk advisor. Darren specialises in the insurance, health, superannuation, electricity, investment and retail banking, property and funds management industries.