Mr Bardwell joined the board as a non-executive director in 2011. He is also Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee.
Mr Bardwell has had a long career in the financial services and IT sectors through a variety of senior leadership positions. Mr Bardwell's previous executive experience includes Head of IT Services at Bankwest, Managed Services Director at Unisys West and as the General Manager of Delivery Services at Empired Ltd prior to his appointment to the Board as a non-executive Director on 26 November 2011. Mr Bardwell is Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee.
Mr Bardwell holds a Bachelor of Business and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment. He is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia.
Mr Bardwell is a Board Member of Swancare Group, a specialist provider of retirement living and aged-care services, where he is also Chair of the Business Development Committee.