General Manager, Small Business Banking VIC
CommBank
CommBank

Sara Sutton

Sara Sutton leads Small Business Banking for the Commonwealth Bank across Victoria and Tasmania. Encompassing approx. 100 staff supporting over 250k customers.

Sara started her professional career at ground level with CBA in 2001 as a teller, and through hard work, determination and challenging the status quo, has been successful in rising through the leadership ranks.

Sara has led teams in both Retail Banking and Business Banking and been responsible for large mutli discipline teams, of over 1400 headcount.

Sara has a simple approach to creating and maintaining high performance teams through values based leadership, radical candor and driving strong staff engagement.

Sara understands the ongoing challenges of work/life balance, being married with four children, and travelling regularly for work.

Speakers

Alyssa Herr

Editor, Small Business Connections & Co-Host ABF VisionĀ 
Small Business Connections
SBC

Ben Campbell

Digital Advertising and Data Product Director
Nine Ad Manager
nine

Bruce Billson

Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman
ASBFEO
ASBFEO

Carl Solder

CTO
Cisco
cisco

Cesar Aldea

Director
Cesar Aldea
cesar-aldea

Corien Vermaak

Director of Cybersecurity
Cisco
cisco

Dr Stephen Morse

CEO
Unchained Solutions
unchained-sol

Mark Gorrie

Vice President APAC & MEA
Gen
gen

Prof. Andrew Noblet

Professor, Department of Management
Deakin Business School
deakin

Rebecca Warren

Executive General Manager, Small Business Banking
CommBank
CommBank

Sara Sutton

General Manager, Small Business Banking VIC
CommBank
CommBank

Stephen Halmarick

Chief Economist and Head of Global Economic and Markets Research
CommBank
CommBank

Todd Fisher

Head of SMB Ad Platform
Nine Ad Manager
nine

Vivienne Ryan

Co-Founder & Director
Gravia Media
Gravia-Media