NIDA acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the lands on which we learn and tell stories, the Bidjigal, Gadigal, Dharawal and Dharug peoples, and we pay our respects to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders past and present.
Sujeet Jena has over 15 years of experience in delivering financial and business objectives and in managing financial strategy, business intelligence, information technology and business process improvement.
Previously, Sujeet worked as Financial Controller – Foundation and Strategy Portfolio Lead at UNSW. As part of the Strategy 2025 team, he co-led the Philanthropy and Commercial stream through the diagnostic and design phase. Sujeet was instrumental in implementing a new budget and forecast model at UNSW. He has also developed and implemented operating models for foundations in the USA, UK and Hong Kong. During his tenure at UNSW, Sujeet managed finance strategic projects, financial systems, financial and statutory reporting, tax and advisory, and donated fund management.
Prior to UNSW, Sujeet was the Head of Accounts and Finance for Cornerstone Community Inc. and helped Cornerstone create centralised shared services and modernised the IT and finance infrastructure.
Sujeet is a member of CPA Australia and a fellow member of CA Institute of India. Sujeet also holds a MBA (executive) for the Australian School of Management (AGSM) and holds a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) accreditation from ISACA, USA.
FINANCE AND TECHNOLOGY FUNCTION