Wayne Porritt

Queensland Committee Chair

Wayne has been an avid supporter of the LGBTIQ+ community, through mentoring and leadership advocate positions. He previously chaired Standard Chartered Bank’s Diversity & Inclusion Network and co-founded the Bank’s LGBT Affinity Network. Wayne is currently Queensland Committee Chair of The Pinnacle Foundation; an organisation which is committed to helping LGBTIQ+ young adults to reach their full potential through scholarships and mentoring across Australia.

Wayne is currently an Association Member and member of the Finance, Risk & Audit Committee of Oxfam Hong Kong

Most recently, Wayne has been an Independent Non-Executive Director of Noble Group Limited and is currently an advisor. He previously worked for Standard Chartered Bank holding the position of Regional Chief Risk Officer for the Greater China and North Asia region and a Non-Executive Director on the boards of the Bank’s South Korea and Taiwan subsidiaries.

Wayne has held senior risk roles within Bank of America and Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong, Thailand, United States, United Kingdom, Japan and South Korea. Wayne’s banking & finance career commenced in Australia where he worked for Société Générale and Ernst & Young.

Wayne is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

QLD Committee

  • Ben Bjarnesen
  • Craig Casagrande
  • Kath Shaw
  • Lisa Baptista
  • Liz Brunetto
  • Murray Altham
  • Nathan Cross
  • Nathan Watts
  • Tamma Sorbello
  • Tom Barham