Financial expertise on show at Melbourne conference

1 Sep 2016

Access Housing Chief Executive Officer Garry Ellender and Chief Financial Officer Ian Aiyathurai will feature as part of an expert line-up of presenters at the Financial Models for Affordable Housing Conference in Melbourne on 14 and 15 September.

Access Housing CFO Ian Aiyathurai

Access Housing CFO Ian Aiyathurai

The conference, themed ‘Articulating a national agenda’, will discuss the need for, and application of, innovative and progressive financial models designed to grow the supply of affordable housing in Australia. Conference topics will include examining available financing models and structures; how to manage and reduce risk for improved outcomes; and driving stronger partnerships and collaboration within the sector. 

Mr Ellender and Mr Aiyathurai will present a session titled, ‘Managing financial risk during a period of growth and investment’, which will focus on implementing a strategic framework and examining useful tools and instruments beneficial to financial risk management.

The pair’s Melbourne presentation follows their popular presentation in February at Sydney’s Financial Models for Affordable Housing Conference.

For more information about the Melbourne conference, visit