We are so thrilled to announce Alan Tsen, Stone & Chalk’s Melbourne General Manager has been appointed as Chair of Fintech Australia.

Alex Scandurra, Stone & Chalk’s CEO said: “The appointment of Alan as Chair of Fintech Australia comes at a wonderful time, as the fintech industry celebrates a time of rapid change and growth.”

“I have complete confidence that Alan’s wealth of experience will greatly support the Fintech ecosystem and he will help to drive the regulatory changes that are needed in order for Australia to become one of the world’s top markets for fintech innovation and investment.”

Alan Tsen, Stone & Chalk’s Melbourne General Manager and Chair of Fintech Australia said, “I’m humbled by the opportunity to help serve Australia’s rapidly expanding fintech community as its new Chairman. It’s an industry that I’m proud to be a part of and I’m excited to continue to serve in this new capacity.”

The new Board will consist of 5 men and 4 women, and this is the first time in the short life of the industry body that its gender diversity requirements have been exceeded.

The makeup of the incoming Board is as follows:

  • Alan Tsen (Chair)
  • Tim Dean
  • Emma Weston
  • Luke Howes
  • Paul Kang
  • Melissa Mack
  • Niels Maartens
  • Lauren Capelin
  • Carla Harris

On behalf of Stone & Chalk, we would like to congratulate Alan on his new appointment as the new Chair of Fintech Australia.