Brett has over 20 years’ experience in the financial markets industry as a trader, advisor and senior manager both within Australia and overseas. Brett currently provides consulting services to a broad range of financial and academic institutions. Such consulting services comprise the provision of commercial, business development and regulatory advice.
Previously, Brett was the Chief Executive Officer of InvestorFirst Limited and BTIG Australia Limited.
From 2003 to 2007, Brett was the Chief Executive Officer of E*Trade Australia Limited (E*Trade Australia). E*Trade Australia was a significant innovator in the delivery of online wealth management products and its clients included retail investors, institutions and third party intermediaries. E*Trade Australia provides a white label solution to many of Australia’s credit unions and second tier banks.
Before joining E*Trade Australia, Brett worked at Macquarie Bank for 14 years, the latter part as an Executive Director of Macquarie Financial Services. The division grew to provide full financial advice across Australia and New Zealand.
Brett also serves as a director of a number of listed funds and The Station Limited (a charitable organisation providing welfare to the homeless in the Sydney central business district).
In 2004, Brett was recognised by the Australian Stockbrokers Foundation and admitted to the “Hall of Fame”.
Brett holds a Bachelor of Business from the Queensland University of Technology.