Head of Compliance
Debbie Bourne is responsible for ensuring that teams across Jarden understand and adhere to legal and regulatory requirements, and best practice standards. She and her team deliver advice and education on compliance requirements and regulatory change, liaise with regulators and provide independent oversight of internal controls.
Debbie has 15 years’ experience leading compliance and risk in the financial services sector, including NZX participant firms, private wealth management, funds management and insurance. She was previously Compliance and Risk Manager at JBWere (NZ) and Westpac, and a Senior Compliance Manager at ASB. She has expertise in legislation regarding the financial markets, anti-money laundering and countering financing of terrorism, and privacy, as well as NZX obligations.
Debbie enjoys the variety in her role and the opportunity to work with all parts of the business. She is an NZX Diploma, has trained as an Authorised Financial Adviser Assessor and has completed her ACI Associate Intensive Risk and Compliance course. She has a BSc from the University of Canterbury. Outside of work Debbie enjoys running, skiing and spending time with her family.