Welcome to the 2016 Impact Investment Summit Asia Pacific.

We are excited to present you this year’s program of the Asia Pacific’s largest gathering of impact investors. 

Please note that more speakers will join our stellar lineup - watch this space for updates and news!

The Program may be subject to change due to unforseen circumstances.
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Christine Crain (QLD)

Queensland Treasury
Director - Social Benefit Bonds Pilot Program

Christine has worked at senior levels within Queensland Treasury over several years – interrupted by a period of 5 years working on major projects in other public sector organisations, she returned to Treasury in 2013.

Christine has extensive experience in leading both operational and large complex programs - including the establishment of the Program Management and Investment Unit within Queensland Health for its $7 billion capital program.

Christine’s core expertise lies in program and project management combined with particular skills in business strategy and change management and in mid-2015 was appointed to her current role leading the Queensland Government, Social Benefit Bonds Pilot Program.

 The pilot program is bringing the social service sector, private investors and portfolio agencies together in complex financial transactions that are aimed to support the provision of outcome based, early intervention and prevention services to tackle the issues of Homelessness, Re-offending and Issues facing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Queensland communities.

Christine holds a BA Business has PRINCE2 accreditation in Project Management Methodology and is a Registered Practitioner. She has been recognised for professional excellence throughout her career as a recipient of two Australia Day Awards and both State and National Annual Awards for Professional Excellence in the banking sector.