Our vibrant network supports Australia’s thriving payments system.
Australian Payments Network champions the payments system. We enable competition and innovation, promote efficiency, and control and manage risk to deliver improvements for all users of the payments system.
With a strong focus on collaboration, our role includes:
Our network includes more than 140 members and participants and we welcome involvement from all organisations with a significant interest in payments.
We bring together a diverse range of organisations to help payments thrive.
There are three broad membership categories:
Chair - MPA, FAICD
Mr Brogden was appointed as independent Chair in January 2022. Mr Brogden is an experienced Chairman, Non-Executive Director, Executive and former Member of Parliament with more than 30 years’ experience in the public sector, financial services, professional associations, and not-for-profit organisations.
Deputy Chair - MBus, GAICD
Ms McMillan is Head of Payments Representation at Commonwealth Bank of Australia. She was appointed as a director in April 2018 and was appointed by the Board as Deputy Chair in December 2019.
CEO – BA (Hons), MA (Oxon), GAICD
Mr White was appointed as Chief Executive Officer and a director of AusPayNet in March 2019. He has over 25 years’ international experience, incorporating roles at the Bank of England, LCH.Clearnet and the ASX.
BEc, MBus(Finance), MAICD
Mr Campbell is Head of New Payments and Payments Policy at Westpac Group. He was appointed by Westpac Banking Corporation as a director in April 2003.
Ms Clark has an extensive background in business, finance and governance through a career as a Non-Executive Director since 1991 and as a Banker for over 20 years. She was appointed as an independent director in June 2014.
Ms Kallman is Head of Payments Industry and Engagement at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited. She was appointed as a director in April 2018.
Mr Kwakernaak is Head of Merchant Solutions – Asia-Pacific at Fiserv. He was appointed by Electing Members as a director in October 2016.
BComm (Accounting & Law), MBA, CA, GAICD
Ms McArdle is Head of Deposits and Payment Products at Macquarie Bank Limited. She was appointed by Electing Members as a director in November 2017.
BA, LLB(Hons), MAICD
Ms Mulligan has more than 28 years’ experience in financial services, business and the law, including senior roles at Allens, St George Bank and ANZ. She was appointed as an independent director in June 2014.
BEc(Hons), MEc(Hons), DPhil(Oxon)
Dr Plumb is Head of Banking at the Reserve Bank of Australia. He was appointed by the Reserve Bank of Australia as a director in April 2022.
Ms Shay is Head of Payments Industry at National Australia Bank Limited. She was appointed by National Australia Bank as a director in December 2019.
Mr Tibbles is Chief Executive Officer of Australian Settlements Limited. He was appointed by Building Society members as a director in April 2019.
BComm, MAcc, GAICD
Mr Weatherley is Chief Executive Officer at Indue Limited. He was appointed by Credit Union members as a director in April 2018.
Chief Executive Officer
Andy has over 25 years’ international experience, incorporating roles at the Bank of England, LCH.Clearnet and the Australian Securities Exchange. He is a graduate of Oxford University and AICD. Andy also holds advisory roles on the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council, Emerging Payments Association Asia, and the editorial board of the Journal of Payments Strategy and Systems.
General Counsel & Company Secretary
Paula has over 20 years’ experience advising on legal, regulatory and strategic matters in the payments industry. Prior to joining AusPayNet, she was General Counsel at a payments fintech and a partner at KPMG Law and Gilbert + Tobin before that.
Chief Financial Officer
Lynette brings over 20 years of finance and business management experience to AusPayNet. She has held various senior management roles within PwC, predominately the Assurance and Business Advisory Group working with start-ups through to large multinationals. Most recently Lynette was the CFO for the Converga Group.
Chief Strategy Officer
Rajat has over 20 years of payments industry experience in strategy and transformation roles. He was a Partner at Deloitte before joining AusPayNet, and led their payments practice in Australia from 2017-22. Prior to that, he served at American Express in the US, Australia, and Singapore for over a decade, including as Head of Strategy for A/ NZ and as Head of Consulting and Business Transformation for APAC & Japan. Rajat is a merit-listed Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Chief People and Culture Officer
Lauren has spent over 15 years in leadership roles in both business facing and people & culture capacities. She has spent the last 10 years in executive HR management, partnering with leaders to shape the people agenda. Most recently Lauren was the Human Resources Director for a global quantitative financial trading organisation.
Chief Operating Officer
Luke has worked in the payments and financial services industries throughout Asia Pacific. He has held executive roles across various functions including operations, customer acquisition and relationship management. Luke’s experience in these industries spans 20 years, most recently as Chief Customer Officer at Indue and prior to that in various executive roles at Experian and First Data.
Here you will find rules, regulations, and guidelines relating to our core payment systems and frameworks. A list of approved ATMs, point-of-sale and other devices that can be used in the Australian card system is also available here.
We represent the industry on a number of national and international standards committees and advisory groups. The role we play in shaping best practice standards helps support secure innovation in payments, Fintech and the new world of blockchain.