Board Member - Employer Representative
Appointed May 2016

Swati Dave

Ms Dave is the Managing Director and CEO of Export Finance Australia (formerly known as Export Finance and Insurance Corporation). She is an experienced senior banking executive and non-executive director with an established track record of successfully leading and growing complex P&L businesses in Australia, the UK, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Ms Dave has over 30 years’ banking and finance experience across a number of sectors including infrastructure, energy and utilities, renewable energy and property. She has held senior positions at National Australia Bank, Deutsche Bank, AMP Henderson Global Investors, Bankers Trust and Westpac.

Ms Dave currently serves on the Board of Asia Society Australia and the Advisory Board of the National Foundation for Australia-China Relations. From July 2021, she is also a member of the QIC Global Infrastructure Investment Committee. She has served as a former Director of Australian Hearing, Great Western Bancorp Inc. (USA) and the NAB Wealth Responsible Entities Boards.

Ms Dave holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Newcastle and is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees.