Chief Executive Officer
Association of Financial Advisers

Helen Morgan-Banda was appointed CEO of the AFA on 2 August 2021. She brings to the role almost a decade of experience as CEO of two major professional membership bodies. Most recently she was CEO of the 15,000 member-strong Law Society of New Zealand and prior to that was CEO of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners.

Over the course of her career, Helen has managed significant disruption, akin to that currently being experienced by financial advisers and the financial advice industry and has a track record of successfully leading organisations through significant change.

Ms Morgan-Banda also has experience in financial services having previously held Corporate Affairs positions with ANZ (New Zealand) AMP (New Zealand).