Management consultants based in Sydney and Hong Kong

Helping the financial services sector become creatively daring while tactically pragmatic

The Australian economy’s biggest asset is it’s financial service industry, but while it has many strengths, it also operates in a high risk and heavily regulated enirontment. Financial services organisations don’t just have to deal with global volatility but also locally, the recent Hayne Royal Commission into financial into financial services industry in Australia.

Great Minds help banking and financial services organisations move pragmatically but quickly, to meet new customer, employee and industry demands while addressing complex regulatory mandates and threats.


We work with

  • Banks

  • Fintech

  • Insurance & Reinsurance

  • Investment Management

  • Non-Bank Financial Institutions

  • Professional Services


Significant uncertainty faces the financial services in Australia today, with the industry digesting the implications of the Hayne Royal Commission together with likelihood of significant political risk around the taxation of investment returns (franking, CGT, negative gearing and trust income).

- Dr. Don Hamson - Managing Director at Plato Investment Management