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Chief Strategy Officer
Bank Australia

Rowan joined Bank Australia in January 2003. He has over 23 years of experience in the customer owned banking sector.

Rowan’s role involves developing and implementing the bank’s approach to responsible banking and brand in ways that meet the expectations of all customers. He is responsible for the bank’s strategy and planning, corporate affairs and marketing functions.

Rowan is a Director of Marriott Support Services, a social enterprise serving people whose lives are impacted by disability as well as the Business Council of Cooperatives and Mutuals.  He is a member of the Australian Banking Association’s Industry Strategy Working Group, a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and holds a Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Development.

Rowan Dowland

“Banks have a responsibility to make a positive contribution to society. Helping Australian’s access more affordable and sustainable designed housing in ways that truly benefit people and create stronger communities provides us a clear sense of purpose.”


Level 2 / 5 Queen St
Chippendale 2008
NSW, Australia

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