Data Standards Advisory Committee

The role of the Data Standards Advisory Committee (DSAC) is to support the Chair of the Data Standards Body within the scope of the Government’s Consumer Data Right. The committee provides strategic counsel and expert advice on key issues in the development and implementation of technical standards to support consumer data sharing.

The DSAC meets monthly, with locations varying between Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra.  They work collaboratively and openly.

Committee Membership

The membership of the Committee follows:     

Andrew Stevens, Chair of the Data Standards  Peter Leonard, Principal, Data Synergies Pty Ltd
Alysia Abeyratne, Senior Manager Digital Policy, NAB Colin Mapp, Independent
Jill Berry, Chief Executive Officer, Adatree Drew MacRae, Senior Policy & Advocacy Officer, Financial Rights Legal Centre
Jeremy Cabral, Co-Founder & CEO, Finder Lisa Schutz, Managing Director, Verifier
Brenton Charnley, VP & Head of Open Banking, Mastercard Aakash Sembey, Manager, Industry Regulations & Network Relations, Origin Energy
Damir Cuca, Chief Executive Officer, Basiq Pty Ltd Richard Shanahan, Chief Product & Data Officer, Tiimely
Prabash Galagedara, Group General Manager, Telstra Stuart Stoyan, Fintech Adviser & Investor
Melinda Green, Head of Customer Value Management, Energy Australia Zipporah Szalay, Head of Open Banking, ANZ
Chandni Gupta, Digital Policy Director, Consumer Policy Research Centre David Taylor, Head of Open Banking, Westpac
Gavin Leon, General Manager Open Banking & Digital Identity, CBA Tony Thrassis, Chief Executive Officer, Frollo


Minutes from each Data Standards Advisory Committee meetings are published below.

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Consultative Groups

Non-Functional Requirement Consultative Group Information Security Consultative Group


Terms of Reference

View a copy of the DSAC Terms of Reference.