A photographic portrait of Michelle Segaert

Michelle Segaert

EY Oceania Financial Services, Law, Partner

Passionate about Australia’s financial services sector, opportunities for new financial products and exporting Australia’s funds management expertise.

Michelle commenced her career in a top-tier Sydney firm and a magic circle London law firm and has been advising clients in the financial services sector for over 20 years. She is a Financial Services Law specialist and advises ASX 100 financial institutions and companies as well as superannuation funds, high net worth individuals, start-up companies, offshore and onshore fund managers and foreign financial institutions operating in Australia. She specialises in financial services regulatory change, new financial products, licensing, compliance and governance frameworks, corporate transactions and global investments. 

Michelle is a member of various working groups of the Financial Services Council, involved in the development of new laws and regulations for the financial services sector and holds a Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Commerce from UNSW. 

In 2019, Michelle was awarded Partner of the Year in the Lawyers Weekly 2019 Awards in the Financial Services sector and Emerging Leader in the Legal Sector in the 2017 Women's Agenda Leadership Awards.

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