Have you ever thought of becoming a Chief Financial Officer (CFO)? Hear from CBE alumni who are currently working as CFO's. In this session, we will be exploring what it takes to become a CFO, what is involved in the day to day and what you can do now to stay on track to become a CFO one day. This is a great opportunity to ask highly regarded CFO's any questions you might have and hear some great tips to help you along the way.
About our speakers
Rob Fisher, BEc '00, BComm '00
Rob is Chief Financial and Operating Officer at Windlab, an international developer of wind farms headquartered in Canberra. He has been with Windlab for the past eight years and played a key role in listing Windlab on the ASX in 2017. Before Windlab, Rob worked in project finance at an ASX listed property developer, and in corporate finance in a number of fast growing software companies in Australia and the United States. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant while working at Ernst and Young in 2002.
Rod Jackson, BEc '80
Rod Jackson is currently Acting Chief Financial Officer for the Institutional Bank at Westpac, following his tenure as the Chief Financial Officer at Westpac International. He was responsible for the financial and strategy management for 8 countries (USA, UK, India, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Fiji and PNG) with around 80 finance team members spread across these jurisdictions. Rod also served as the Chief Financial Officer of St George Bank (2008-2012).
The event will be a public event and will be recorded. The recording will be made available after the event through on our website at https://www.cbe.anu.edu.au/alumni/virtual-alumni-sessions/