The BFO Industry Leaders' Dinner

Thursday 2 May, 2013

The BFO Industry Leaders’ Dinner - 2 May 2013

2 May 2013

On Thursday 2nd of May a formal Industry Leaders Dinner was held in Sydney.

The dinner brought together 90 current and former influential leaders in the banking and finance industry with a moderator that facilitated an open discussion between the panelists.

Stephen Dunne, Chairman of The BFO, addressed the audience and a lively and engaging discussion followed.


This was an invitation only event, featuring four special guests:
Mr Ted Evans AC, Former Chairman of Westpac
Mr Charles Barrington Goode, former Chairman of ANZ
Dr John Shubert, Former Chairman of the Commonwealth Bank
Mr Donald Robert Argus, Former Chairman of NAB

The Oath

  • Trust is the foundation of my profession.
  • I will serve all interests in good faith.
  • I will compete with honour.
  • I will pursue my ends with ethical restraint.
  • I will help create a sustainable future.
  • I will help create a more just society.
  • I will speak out against wrongdoing and support others who do the same.
  • I will accept responsibility for my actions.

In these and all other matters;
My word is my bond.

The Vision

A banking and finance industry that meets the community’s needs and has its full confidence thereby fulfilling its integral role in society.