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The Leadership Series: Q&A With Sally Loane, CEO of Financial Services Council

The Leadership Series: Q&A With Sally Loane, CEO of Financial Services Council

Liska Turner

about 1 year ago by Liska Turner

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The Leadership Series: Leadership Observations From The Front Line

Interviews with Leaders from the For-Purpose sector with Liska Turner

For-Purpose leaders are as diverse as the organisations that they lead. Every couple of months I sit down with a Leader where they share their experiences and thoughts on leading a for-purpose organisation. Early February, before COVID-19 took over and changed the way we worked in Australia, I had the pleasure of talking to Sally Loane, CEO of Financial Services Council. This interview was filled with so many great insights and advice, that I wanted to share it with you. 

Listen to the interview below.

Sally Loane, CEO of Financial Services Council

Sally Loane joined the Financial Services Council as Chief Executive Officer in December 2014.

Prior to this Sally had a decade in the corporate sector, working at Coca-Cola Amatil as a senior executive. Her first career was in the media, where she spent 25 years as a broadcaster and journalist across radio, television and print. Sally is also a published author.

Sally is a Director of Venues NSW, Destination NSW, the Avner Pancreatic Cancer Research Foundation and Committee for Sydney.  Sally is also a Governor of the Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation, Ambassador for Business Events Sydney and a member of Chief Executive Women. 

Sally was the first female director of Waratahs Rugby and served on the board for seven years. She was a Director of SCEGGS Darlinghurst for 12 years and chaired the Salvation Army’s Sydney East Doorknock Appeal from 2008-2011.

Connect with Sally on LinkedIn here.

Liska Turner is an executive recruiter that specialises in the For-Purpose Sector. She works with Boards and CEO’s to build sustainable organisations through connecting people and ideas. She can be contacted at liska@beaumontpeople.com.au or 02 9279 2777.