CEO of Frandata Australia and Registrar of The Australian Franchise Registry. Key responsibilities include overseeing the provision of independent reporting and research undertaken on all aspects of the Australian Franchise sector. This includes finance access reports for lenders and custom research projects that provide valuable information to support key decisions by various stakeholders in the Australian Franchise Sector. A CPA with more than thirty years experience in the banking and finance sector key skills have been built in former bank executive across business banking, risk management and industry specialisation. In the four years prior to joining FRANdata this included running the NAB’s franchising strategy where responsibilities included the accreditation and portfolio management of major Australian franchise brands. For more than 25 years FRANdata has been providing independent and objective information to support the Franchise Sector Frandata is the industry’s number one source of objective information and analysis.