Assistant Governor (Business Services) Lindsay Boulton

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Lindsay Boulton is the Assistant Governor (Business Services) at the Reserve Bank of Australia.

Lindsay was appointed to his current position in November 2016. In this role he is responsible for the Bank’s provision of a range of services to the community, including banking services to the Australian Government and overseas central banks, payment and settlement services to participants in the Australian financial system, and the issue of Australian banknotes. He is also executive sponsor of the Bank’s employee resource group for indigenous inclusion.

Prior to his current position, Lindsay held several senior positions in the Bank. Most recently he held the position of Head of Banking Department and, before that, Head of Risk Management. Lindsay spent most of his early career in the economic and financial markets areas of the Bank. He has also been a director of Note Printing Australia Ltd and of the Australian Payments Clearing Association Ltd.

Education Bachelor of Economics (BEc Hons 1982)
Bachelor of Arts, Social Science (BA 1979)
Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD 2011)
1983 – 1998 Reserve Bank of Australia; various positions in Economic and Financial Markets Group
1998 – 2001 Deputy Chief Representative in New York
2001 – 2003 Senior Manager (International Reserves), International Department
2003 – 2007 Senior Manager (Market Operations), Domestic Markets Department
2007 – 2010 Head of Risk Management
2010 – 2016 Head of Banking Department