Rebecca Richardson, Director
Residence: Sydney, NSW
Rebecca was appointed to the Beyond Bank Australia Board in February 2018. Rebecca has applied her qualifications in environmental planning, law, management and financial analysis in business and working with the public and non-profit sectors. Through her broad professional experience, Rebecca has had a focus on urban development, property, affordable housing and communities.
An experienced company director, with a background in mutual banking, Rebecca’s roles have included Director and Chair of APRA regulated company, My Credit Union Limited and Committee Chair in Audit and Risk, Remuneration and Nominations. Other directorships include City West Housing Company and private publishing and urban planning companies.
Rebecca is Managing Director of Urbanista Australia Pty Ltd, a planning and strategy consultancy practice specialising in urban renewal, regional development and housing; improving governance and systems; and feasibility and interactive modelling. Rebecca is a member Board Customer Committee and the Board Risk Committee. She is also Chair of the Local Bank Council and a director of the Beyond Bank Australia Foundation.
Rebecca has a special interest in fostering successful, liveable and sustainable communities and environments.