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Export Finance Australia (EFA)

Foreign Affairs and Trade
Export Finance Australia is the Australian Government’s export credit agency. It provides financial expertise and solutions to drive sustainable growth that benefits Australia and its partners. Through its loans, guarantees, bonds and insurance options, Export Finance Australia: - supports SMEs, corporates and governments to realise export opportunities or contribute to the export supply chain - helps finance sustainable infrastructure in the Pacific region and beyond - provides defence export finance through the Defence Export Facility. Export Finance Australia works together with banks and other government agencies to help Australian businesses take on the world.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    R. Management Board

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Act 1991

  • Paid Members?


  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members


  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    X. Internal Management

  • Auditor


  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    Level 10, 22 Pitt Street
    Sydney NSW 2000

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair James M Millar 9 December 2014 8 December 2023
Deputy Chair David Bennett 9 July 2021 8 July 2024
Other Tim Yeend 6 January 2022 Determined by the appointer
Member Ms. Catherine Walter AM 13 May 2022 12 May 2025
CEO/Executive Director/Managing Director Mr John Hopkins 1 August 2022 Determined by the appointer
Member James Douglas 9 December 2020 8 December 2023
Member James Wilson 9 December 2020 8 December 2023
Member Mr. Rob Chapman 11 March 2022 10 March 2025
Member Ms. Jodie Baker 9 July 2021 8 July 2024
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