Jane Gouvernet, Associate Director, Corporate Finance

Jane Gouvernet

Associate Director, Corporate Finance


+61 8 6382 4600


Jane joined BDO Corporate Finance in February 2017 as an Associate Director and has over 20 years’ experience with Australia’s corporate regulator the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (‘ASIC’), and 7 years’ with Stock Exchanges in Australia and London.

Jane’s most recent roles with ASIC were as Regional Commissioner WA, and Senior Executive responsible for fundraising, disclosure, M&A and corporate conduct, particularly in the emerging (start-up), and mining and resources industries.

She has expertise in listed company and Australian financial service licence governance, compliance, and conduct risk.


  • Pre-IPO planning
  • Fundraising disclosure
  • Business transformation and change management
  • Governance and conduct risk
  • Corporate and AFSL compliance
  • Listed based corporate investigations
  • Stakeholder engagement

Key Assignments

  • Structuring for governance, compliance and conduct risk
  • AFSL applications and variations
  • Presenting through professional bodies and BDO on governance, compliance, and conduct risk in relation to corporate entities, AFSL holders and public authorities.


  • Fellow Governance Institute of Australia (GIA)
  • Graduate Member of Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD)
  • Graduate Member of Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA)
  • Change management accreditation (PROSCI))
  • Graduate Member of Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA)