National Convention & Exhibition 2024

MELBOURNE

20 – 22 AUGUST 2024

David Locke

Chief Ombudsman and CEO, Financial Ombudsman Service and Australian Financial Complaints Authority  

Biography

David Locke started as the inaugural Chief Ombudsman and CEO at the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) on 25 June 2018. David was previously Assistant Commissioner at the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) and played a key role in its establishment.   

David is originally from the UK. He’s a qualified solicitor who has worked in the private, not-for-profit and Government sectors. He is passionate about access to justice. David has also worked as an adviser to several international governments on the regulation of non-government organisations.