Amanda was the former Head of Sustainable Funds Group and Chair of Stewart Investors where she led and supported the investment strategy and research process. Prior to this, Amanda was Head of Responsible Investment at Colonial First State Global Asset Management and also gained fund management experience at Portfolio Partners and BT Financial Group.

She was the founding Deputy Chair of the Investor Group on Climate Change, was on the board of the National Climate change Adaptation Research Facility and the Climate Change and Business Centre. Amanda was one of the first Australians to participate in the Al Gore Climate Leadership Program and is also a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader.