Delia Rickard was appointed to the position of Deputy Chair of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission in June 2012 for a period of five years. Immediately prior to her appointment to the ACCC, she was the Senior Executive Leader for Consumers, Advisers and Retail Investors at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. She was also ASIC’s ACT Regional Commissioner. Delia is a former head of the ACCC’s then Consumer Protection Branch and was a member of the Secretariat to the Wallis Inquiry into the regulation of Australia’s financial system. She was also a member of the Australian Payments System Board for a number of years and has been on the Steering Committee for all four ANZ National Financial Literacy Surveys.