Fintech adds risk chief from AIA

Executive Move


Financial services software provider Data Action has appointed Jarrod Sawers as chief risk officer.

Sawers joins the firm from AIA Australia, where he spent more than 12 years, most recently as head of enterprise delivery. He was chief risk officer from 2009-2016. He also held risk management roles with ANZ.

"Jarrod will add significantly to our expertise in risk management and compliance at a time when data security is at the forefront of not only banking but business in general," said Data Action chief exectuvie Nicola Burgess.

Data Action provides cloud solutions and digital experiences to Australia's alternative banks.

In a statement, Sawers said that he is looking forward to utilising his risk management expertise in the banking sector.


April 2020

Head of Enterprise Delivery

AIA Australia