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Data Action makes three key appointments

We were delighted to once again partner the Nicola Burgess, Chief Executive and Melanie Seears GM People & Culture of Data Action in the recent appointment of three key roles:

  1. General Manager Growth & Customer Experience

  2. Head of Digital Products & Innovation

  3. Chief Risk Officer

We congratulate Andrew, Damon & Jarrod on their appointments and look forward to continuing our long and positive relationship with Data Action.


Data Action had this to say about the new team:

DA are pleased to welcome Andrew McCleave as General Manager Growth & Customer Experience and Damon Dermody as Head of Digital Products & Innovation.

With a wealth of experience in banking, technology and digital services, Andrew and Damon are exciting additions to the DA team.

“These are significant leadership appointments and underline our renewed digital focus and ongoing commitment to delivering contemporary and innovative solutions for our customers.

DA Chief Executive Officer Nicola Burgess

Read the full media release here:


Today we're excited to bolster our senior management team with the appointment of our Chief Risk Officer, Jarrod Sawers.

Jarrod Sawers joins us with more than 20 years’ experience in financial services, from AIA Australia where he was Chief Risk Officer during a period of sustained change and an

evolving regulatory environment across the financial services sector.

Read the full media release here:


About DA

Data Action (DA) is a specialist software and services provider to the alternate banking and financial services industry.   DA operates nationally with staff based in Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane and services a broad client base including customer owned banks, credit unions, neobanks and financial services membership organisations. 


Foley Durham continues to be an active partner in the finance and technology sectors in the appointments of C-suite level executives.

For a confidential discussion about your future C-Suite or Board requirements, please contact Foley Durham Managing Director, Jason Foley BCom MAICD on +61 405 181 882


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