Assistant Governor (Financial System) Michele Bullock

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Michele Bullock is the Assistant Governor (Financial System) at the Reserve Bank of Australia.

Michele Bullock was appointed to her current position in October 2016. In this role she is responsible for the Bank's work on financial stability, including production of the twice-yearly Financial Stability Review, as well as the Bank's oversight of the payments system. She is a member of the Bank's senior policy committees, Deputy Chair of the Payments System Board, member of Chief Executive Women (CEW) and executive sponsor of the Bank's employee resource group for accessibility.

Prior to her current position, Michele held a variety of senior management positions in the Bank. Most recently she held the position of Assistant Governor (Business Services). She was also Assistant Governor (Currency), Adviser for the Currency Group and, before that, she was Head of Payments Policy Department.

Education University of New England (BEc Hons 1984)
London School of Economics (MSc 1989)
1985–1998 Reserve Bank of Australia; various positions in Economic Group and International Department
1998–2007 Chief Manager, Payments Policy Department
2007–10 Head of Payments Policy Department
2010 Adviser, Currency Group
2010-2015 Assistant Governor (Currency)
2015-2016 Assistant Governor (Business Services)