Business View Oceania | Volume 4, Issue 1

17 18 BUSINESS VIEW OCEANIA VOLUME 4, ISSUE 1 BUSINESS VIEW OCEANIA VOLUME 4, ISSUE 1 FinTech Australia Connection, Challenge, and Advocacy F inTech Australia is the peak advocacy body for the financial technology industry in Australia. Since their founding in 2016, the association has grown to represent over 400 company members ranging from international fintech companies to founding start-ups at the beginning of their growth journey. As a member-driven organisation, FinTech Australia aims to build and support an ecosystem of Australian fintechs by fostering a strong sense of community, forming extensive networks between members and connecting them with industry stakeholders, driving innovation, research, and development, remaining on top of industry regulations, and providing a common voice for the fintech sector across the country. AT A GLANCE FINTECH AUSTRALIA WHAT: Peak advocacy body for Australian Financial Technologies WHERE: FinTech Australia’s team and board are located in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide, Australia WEBSITE: Chair and Managing Director at FinTech Australia, Simone Joyce