James Shipton, the chair of ASIC and Australia’s top corporate regulator previously held an executive position within Goldman Sachs during the world’s biggest financial scandal.
ASIC, Chair, February 2018 – Present
Harvard University, Executive Director Program on International Financial System, Harvard Law School, Sep 2016 – Jan 2018
Securities and Futures Commission, Executive Director & Commission Member, Jun 2013 – Jun 2016
Goldman Sachs, Managing Director& Head Of Government Affairs (APAC), Jan 2008 – Jun 2013
James Shipton has come under scrutiny for his tenure as a managing director with Goldman Sachs Hong Kong as it became embroiled in the world’s biggest financial scandal – the disappearance of billions of dollars from Malaysia’s sovereign wealth fund 1MDB.