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Sarah Hofman

Partner, Financial Services Regulatory Assurance, PwC

Sarah Co-Leads the Regulatory Assurance team at PwC which brings the best of PwC's skills to financial services clients to deliver effective and efficient solutions for regulatory requirements.

Sarah’s recent roles have included: regular liaison meetings with regulators especially APRA and ASIC, industry bodies and Treasury; implementation of the Banking Executive Accountability Regime and most recently extension of the Accountability Regime into Superannuation and Insurance bringing lessons learnt from the UK and other jurisdictions on accountability regimes; governance and risk framework reviews across financial services; APRA bank licensing; and regulatory due diligence for inbound financial services firms setting up operations in Australia and for M&A transactions.

She is the Chairman of the peak industry body for Debt Capital Markets Securitisation in Australia, the Australian Securitisation Forum. She is a Chartered Accountant and GAICD.

Sarah joined PwC in early 2016 after 20 years in banking, most recently the Royal Bank of Scotland where she was part of the Australian Senior Leadership team and Governance & Risk Committee and was an MRT.