Glen Brennan

Partner, Indigenous Services Lead

KPMG Australia

A Gomeroi man from Narrabri in northern NSW, Glen leads KPMG Indigenous Services.

Glen is an experienced financial services professional. His most recent role was with NAB as Managing Partner of its High Growth and Emerging Corporate business, focused on helping businesses with complex needs to succeed and grow.

Other roles included Head of Indigenous Business Development, where he led the bank’s commercial and non-commercial Indigenous banking activities. Prior to NAB, he held various executive roles across 10 years spent with the Australian Government.

Glen is Chairman of Aboriginal Employment Strategy, a 100 percent Indigenous managed national not-for-profit recruitment company.

  • Bachelor of Applied Science, Sports Science, University of Canberra, 1996

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), Melbourne Business School, 2006

  • Innovation for Growth: Strategies for Creating Value, University of Pennsylvania – The Wharton School, 2016

  • NAB State Director, Victoria, 2006 – present

  • NAB, Head of Indigenous Business Development, 2015 – present

  • NAB, Head of Indigenous Finance and Development, 2011 – present

  • NAB, Senior Manager, Community Finance and Development

  • Australian Sports Commission (Asc), Canberra 1996 – 2006

  • Indigenous Business Australia Board, Director, 2014 – 2015

  • 4 Mile Ventures, Chairman 2010 – current

  • Aboriginal Employment Strategy, Board Of Directors/Chairman, 2014 – current

  • Land Account Expert Advisory Panel, Panel Member, 2015 – 2016