Ms Julia Mason BA & BComm (Melb), Grad. Dip. Applied Finance and Investment, MBA (Chicago), MAICD, F Fin.
Julia has a more than 20 year career focused on creating growth and value, in the private and not for profit sectors in both Australia and Asia, across the advertising, finance, and oil industries. Having held senior commerce and finance positions at Sensis and BP, Julia has deep business knowledge developed through a career in the following key business functions: finance, corporate strategy, corporate advisory, and marketing. Julia’s success is built on her ability to combine three fundamental elements: executive level strategic thinking, line-management experience, and managing commercial partnerships. Julia was previously Chairman of the Victorian State Emergency Services (VICSES), One in Five, and a director with VicUrban. Julia also taught corporate finance in the masters programme with FinSia, the former Securities Institute of Australia. Julia is currently a director with SBDO, a Melbourne-based private equity business sourcing operational expertise and capital to back growth businesses.