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RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA

Past & Present Payments System Board Members

Previous members of the Payments System Board are listed in the following table, which includes the current members (shown in bold). Members are listed according to the start date of their first term.

Member Start of Term End of Term Comment
Ian Macfarlane AC 1 Jul 1998
18 Sep 2003
17 Sep 2003
17 Sep 2006
Governor and Chairman
John Laker AO 24 Jul 1998 30 Jun 2003 Assistant Governor (Financial System) and
Deputy Chairman
  1 Jul 2003 30 June 2014 Chairman, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
Graeme Thompson 17 Aug 1998 30 Jun 2003 Chairman, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
Joseph Gersh AM 15 Jul 1998
15 Jul 2003
15 Jul 2008
14 Jul 2003
14 Jul 2008
14 Jul 2013
Member
Sue McCarthy 15 Jul 1998
15 Jul 2003
14 Jul 2003
14 Jul 2007
Member
John Thom 15 Jul 1998
15 Jul 2003
14 Jul 2003
14 Jul 2006
Member
John Poynton AM 26 May 2000
25 May 2005
25 May 2005
24 May 2010
Member
Philip Lowe 8 Mar 2004 13 Apr 2009 Assistant Governor
(Financial System) and
Deputy Chairman
Glenn Stevens 18 Sep 2006
18 Sep 2013
17 Sep 2013
17 Sep 2016
Governor and Chairman
Governor and Chairman
Robert McLean AM 29 Nov 2006
29 Nov 2011
28 Nov 2011
28 Nov 2016
Member
Catherine Walter AM 3 Sep 2007
3 Sep 2012
2 Sep 2012
2 Sep 2017
Member
Malcolm Edey 14 Apr 2009   Assistant Governor (Financial System) and
Deputy Chairman
Brian Wilson 15 Nov 2010 14 Nov 2015 Member
Gina Cass-Gottlieb 15 Jul 2013 14 Jul 2018 Member
Paul Costello 15 Jul 2013 14 Jul 2018 Member
Wayne Byres 9 Jul 2014   Chairman, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority