Country Overview Series - Australia
This session describes the Australian card environment with a focus on Commercial Cards. We will discuss the key features of the Australia issuing, acquiring and regulatory environment, highlighting challenges and opportunities from a practical perspective. New Zealand will also be briefly covered during the session.
As a result of attending this event, attendees will be able to:
- Understand card issuing and acceptance dynamics in Australia
- Hear about Australian GST and FBT
- Understand the influence of the central bank in areas such as merchant surcharges and interchange fees
|What do you get?|
Link to recorded webinar (expires 30 days after purchase) through the GoToWebinar solution
|Duration:||This presentation is approximately 60 minutes in duration.|
|Original Presentation Date:||February 19, 2014|
|CPCP Points:||You must be the purchaser of this presentation to earn 0.25 point toward CPCP initial eligibility or recertification. |
About the Speaker:
Peter Rand is a Strategic Account Manager, Commercial Cards for the Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd. Peter is a banking professional, having commenced his career in 1973. In 1979 he moved into the card services business in the fraud and security area, and then held a variety of operational and systems roles. In 1996 he was appointed senior manager and oversaw the launch of a dedicated Commercial Cards business. Over the next five years, Peter was closely involved with a range of Commercial Card implementations in Australia and New Zealand, harnessing his experience in technology, acquiring and process re-engineering to drive successful outcomes for his clients.
In 2001 he left Nab, and in 2002 he commenced his own consultancy focused on card and EMS processes and implementations.
Over the next four years, Peter developed and then administered successful programs for two major organisations.
In 2006 Peter joined the ANZ’s Commercial Card team, and his current role sees him supporting a range of Commercial Card clients across Australia and New Zealand.
Peter holds an MBA with a major in Human Resource Management from University of New England (Aust).