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People in Focus: John Gilsenan, Irish Association of Corporate Treasurers

John Gilsenan is the new Irish Association of Corporate Treasurers (IACT) representative  in  the European Association of Corporate Treasurers (EACT), succeeding Lorcan Travers. IACT, established in 1987, is a not-for-profit organisation with a current membership of over 400, including practising treasurers  from major Irish public companies, multinationals  and commercial state entities, as well as  a significant number of smaller and medium-sized companies. The aims of the Association are to encourage and promote the study and practice of treasury management in Ireland, set guidelines  for best practice and act as a forum for treasurers to interact and network with their peers and service providers.

IACT  holds an annual dinner in Dublin and organises seminars, conferences, training courses and social events, including a golf day, for members. The Association is a member of the International Group of Treasury Associations (IGTA) as well as the EACT.

John is a past President of IACT and has long experience in the international financial services industry working in senior management, finance and treasury roles. He has spent the major part of his career with Porsche International Financing, involved in corporate treasury, cash management bond issuance and reinsurance. He is a qualified Chartered Certified Accountant, a Chartered Tax Accountant  and Licentiate of the Compliance Officers of Ireland.    

Jennifer Scott-Gray

Jennifer Scott-Gray
Head of Global Transaction Banking, Australia, Deutsche Bank

Jennifer Scott-Gray has been appointed by Deutsche Bank as Head of Global Transaction Banking (GTB), Australia. She takes up her new position in May, and will be based in Sydney. Scott-Gray was most recently Global Head of Trade Finance Sales at Westpac Institutional Bank. She also held the position of Global Head of Trade Finance for Australia while there. From 2010 to 2014, she worked in Treasury and Trade Services at Citibank. Prior to that, she worked for BNY Mellon in Business Development & Marketing and as Legal Counsel, Head of Transaction Management (2005-2010). She began her career as a lawyer. She has a Bachelor of Law from the University of Sydney and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of New England.