Brisbane, Queensland: TSWG has appointed Graham Olrich as its new Chairman effective 1st November 2016.
The news marks a significant milestone for the company founded in 1986 as it commences a period of transformation and growth.
Mr. Graham Olrich, FAICD, FAMI, Dip FS., Dip FS (Credit Union Directorship) has been associated with the Customer Owned Banking Sector for more than 20 years and served as CEO of Australia’s largest Customer Owned Banking Institution, CUA, for some 14 years concluding in 2008. Since that time Graham has been a consultant to the sector and now occupies a number of Director positions in and around the customer owned banking sector. Specifically, Graham is a Director and Chairman of Community Mutual Ltd (trading as Regional Australia Bank), Director of Summerland Credit Union, and a Director of Australian Settlements Ltd.
Graham has extensive experience in financial services, and comes to TSWG well qualified to lead the Board into an exciting future for the company.
“I am committed to the continued growth of TSWG. Throughout this exciting phase we will continue to support our many clients and partners in Australia, New Zealand and the United States,” TSWG Chairman, Graham Olrich said.
The appointment is announced as outgoing CEO Mr Dan Downs commences his transition from the organisation after a 12-year tenure.
The recruitment of a new CEO is well under way with an announcement expected in the near future.