In her 25 plus years in the banking and finance industry, Julie Bolan has worked as a banking professional, head of risk, regulatory and financial crime programs and payments domain expert--across domestic, international, transaction and wholesale banking. 

In her current role as Director Business Innovation, Oceania, at SWIFT, Julie leads the payments business’ development and strategic initiatives in the Oceania region, including the development of SWIFT’s gpi services and Transaction Management Platform, payments infrastructure transformation programs such as the New Payments Platform in Australia, the ISO 20022 program and its risk and compliance offerings. 

Previously, Julie spent 30 years at Westpac, where she held senior leadership positions including Head of Receivables Products, Head of Product Delivery Asia, Director Payments (including NPP), and Head of Risk, Regulatory and Financial Crime Programs and Transformation.  




Julie Bolan
Director Business Innovation, Oceania