Amanda Woodard is a Londoner by birth who, after working for The Guardian newspaper for 12 years, moved to Sydney with her family. When she is not interviewing business leaders or writing about education or travel, Amanda is an enthusiastic art lover and occasional wreck diver.
Keddie Waller is CPA Australia’s Financial Planning policy adviser. With more than 10 years’ experience, she is responsible for developing policy positions and resources on financial planning and credit issues.
Eva formerly managed CPA Australia’s accounting policy team and looked after the ethics, professional standards and governance policy portfolio. She is currently an Industry Fellow at the School of Accounting at RMIT University.
Deborah is a Sydney-based writer and editor whose association with the INTHEBLACK brand began with the magazine’s first cover story in 2004 and culminated most recently with a two-year stint as editor of the print magazine. She has compelling interests in fast companies and slow yoga.
Brendan Swift has been a full-time journalist for more than a decade, regularly covering the financial services sector and the film and television industries. He was previously a senior journalist at the Australian Financial Review and the editor of Inside Film magazine. He is also an accomplished flamenco guitarist.
Liz Swanton has been a journalist for more than 20 years, making her start writing finance in The Australian before moving onto radio, TV and magazines. As a freelancer, she’s delved into motoring, motorsport, tourism, FMCG and the convenience store industry, and craft and home improvements all part of the mix. Between stories, she may be kayaking, walking her two Cocker spaniels or enjoying good wine and food.
Ram Subramanian is a policy adviser who leverages his technical expertise to effectively communicate key messages in reporting and auditing to finance professionals and others with a stake in business and social enterprises.
With over 20 years’ experience in the magazine, newspaper, book, web and corporate writing industries in Sydney, London and New York, Chris is one of Australia’s busiest and most respected professional writers. When not writing about leading businesses and inspirational management, he travels Australasia to watch people break world records - as the Australia/NZ/South Pacific representative of Guinness World Records.
A longstanding staffer of Qantas' The Australian Way, INTHEBLACK’s “Meet the CFO” columnist Paul Robinson has written on everything from travel and trade unions to music and motoring, science, sport and circuses to books, business and boatbuilding. A keen sailor, he loves to travel, especially if it involves water work.