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Company Overview of Reserve Bank of Australia

Company Overview

Reserve Bank of Australia provides banking services to the Australian Government, government instrumentalities, overseas official institutions, and central banks. The institution manages Australia's foreign reserves and issues Australian currency notes. The institution's transactional banking services include bank account facilities; deposit and cheque processing services; processing and distribution of bulk electronic direct credit and direct debit transactions; overseas payment services by cheque, electronic funds transfer, or direct entry; various paper-based and electronic collection services; document printing services; and cheque reconciliation, repository, and verification services, i...

65 Martin Place

Sydney, NSW 2000


Founded in 1959

1,591 Employees


61 2 9551 8111


61 2 9551 8000

Key Executives for Reserve Bank of Australia

Chair of Reserve Bank Board and Governor
Chief Financial Officer
Deputy Head of Infrastructure & Operations
Deputy Governor
Age: 49
Head of Payments Policy Department
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Reserve Bank of Australia Key Developments

RBA Appoints Dr. Marion Kohler as Head of Domestic Markets Department

RBA announced that Dr. Marion Kohler has been appointed to the position of Head of Domestic Markets Department. The Bank considered a competitive field of internal and external candidates for this role, which had become vacant as a result of senior staff promotions and consequent rotations in December. Dr. Kohler has been a Deputy Head of International Department at the Reserve Bank of Australia since 2015. Prior to this, she worked in a number of roles in Economic Analysis (including as Deputy Head) and Economic Research Departments.

Reserve Bank Appoints Carol Schwartz to the Board as a Part-Time Member for a Five-Year Period from 14 February 2017

Ms. Carol Schwartz AM appointed to the Reserve Bank Board as a part-time member for a five-year period from 14 February 2017. Ms. Schwartz has business experience across a range of industries which will enable her to make a strong contribution to the Reserve Bank Board. She is the Foundation Chair of the Womens Leadership Institute Australia, the Chair of its Community and her current directorships include Stockland, Qualitas Property Partners and Trawalla Group. She has previously served as a Non-Executive Director of the Bank of Melbourne, the Chair of Industry Superannuation Property Trust and as National President of the Property Council of Australia. Ms. Schwartzs commencement on the Reserve Bank Board coincides with the conclusion of Ms. Heather Ridout AOs term on 13 February 2017. Ms. Ridout has made an important contribution to Reserve Bank Board deliberations through a challenging period for the Australian economy.

Reserve Bank of Australia Presents at 8th Annual Australian and New Zealand Investment Conference, Oct-18-2016 through Oct-19-2016

Reserve Bank of Australia Presents at 8th Annual Australian and New Zealand Investment Conference, Oct-18-2016 through Oct-19-2016. Venue: Sheraton on the Park, 161 Elizabeth St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia. Presentation Date & Speakers: Oct-18-2016, Heather M. Ridout, Non-Executive Member of Reserve Bank Board, Philip Lowe, Chair of Reserve Bank Board and Governor.

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