Meet the team
QED Risk Services has a proven ability to break the most complex or routine tasks down into their smallest parts so that the parts can be laid out in a logical, ordered fashion.
Whatever the need, QED Risk Services can provide the procedural documentation that will not only educate your staff, but will also help third party stakeholders (eg government departments) to understand how you go about meeting your obligations.
In 2009, Greg Ashe, QED Risk Services Director, saw a need to assist brokers in meeting all of their NCCP General Conduct Obligations and started the business to do this.
Before QED Risk Services, Greg had spent the past 10 years working in risk management, primarily in financial services in Australia and the UK, and was Head of Compliance for Citgroup's Retail Group in the UK. Greg also has worked for ASIC's sister regulator, APRA, and fully understands how to navigate in the world of regulation. He has also been involved in healthcare, mining, the public sector, property and real estate, tourism and e-commerce.
Business Development Manager
Kathy Ashe has worked in business development for over 20 years and the breadth of her experience spreads from her time as Business Development Director for American Express in Western Europe to her more recent work coaching local, small business owners in Brisbane, Australia. She has been involved in telecommunications, healthcare and finance.
Office Manager & Operations
Kellie Ross has extensive experience in superannuation and retirements products working for large organisation for over 20 years, including Tower and SunSuper. Kellie is an amazing organiser and team leader. Kellie manages the business' workflow overseeing QED's Australian Credit Licence documentation and applications for clients and is the first point of call for brokers.
Julian recently joined the QED team and is a Risk & Compliance specialist with over 15 years' experience in financial services; covering both Banking and Insurance industries. He has extensive project management experience in working in regulatory environments. Julian has 5 years' experience in managing a mortgage business and has contracted as a Subject Matter Expert for credit providers in developing policies and culture change within the NCCP environment. He has worked with AAMI, CBA, GIO and most recently as a Senior Compliance Analyst for JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Julian works as QED Risk Services' Compliance Manager in Sydney.
Client Care Specialist
Karen joined the QED team in 2013 as Client Care Specialist for QED CompliFast. Karen's role is to coach clients on how to use QED CompliFast effectively in their business. Karen also conducts compliance reviews for Queensland clients.
Karen has had a long and varied career in human resources, coaching, management consulting, project management and technical drawing. Her broad range of skills has allowed her to develop an expertise in NCCP quickly and she adds real value to our clients.
Client - Care Compliance Specialist
Jayne recently joined the QED team as Client Care-Compliance Specialist for QED CompliFast. Jayne's role is to coach clients on how to use QED CompliFast effectively in their business and to assist QED CompliFast Credit Rep clients understand their obligations to their Licensee.
Jayne has had a varied career in owning her own small business to working for logistics and high-tech companies. Jayne's passion is client service and she goes the extra mile to ensure clients have what they need, and Jayne has a good eye for detail - essential for compliance!
Bobby joined the QED team in 2013. He conducts compliance reviews for NSW and ACT brokers and is responsible for compliance of QED Credit Services' credit representatives. Bobby has a financial planning background and has been in technical and compliance roles. He also advised Advisers with NAB.
Bobby has quickly become an expert in NCCP, and particularly, how the principles of the legalisation can be embedded in brokers' businesses easily.
Paul has been in banking and finance all his career. He commenced dealing with brokers in the mid 90s in Melbourne. Working with Advance Bank without branches, he quickly learnt brokers give you distribution. After leaving St George Paul had a one year contract with Bankwest, around the time Banks started preparing for NCCP. After Bankwest he joined QED and worked with many Victorian brokers, assisting them obtain their Australian Credit licence.
Now back with QED he conducts compliance reviews with our clients in Victoria and SA, and sales and support for QED CompliFast and QED CompliFastReps.
PA & Admin Support
Lynne joined the QED team back in 2010 and has been instrumental to the company's growth. Lynne has a strong administration background and continually works on systems.