Carol Lydford is the Group Treasurer at Toyota Finance Australia Limited, a leading provider of vehicle financing and insurance products in Australia. Carol is responsible for the liquidity, financial risk and investor relations of the company. Carol also has oversight of the Financial Management & Planning function along with the Procurement and Workplace Services functions. Prior to this, Carol held several senior positions in treasury, regulatory and finance in the Energy Industry.
At Toyota Finance Australia Limited Carol is the Chair of the Gender Balance Committee, Chair of the Asset & Liability and Pricing Committee and a member of the Global Funding Coordination Committee.
Carol is a Board Director of Toyota Super Pty Ltd, the Toyota Super Fund which provides superannuation products for Toyota employees and family members. Carol is Board Director and Chair of the Finance and Risk Committee for Lifeline Northern Beaches.
Carol holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology Sydney, Diplomas in both Accounting and Financial Markets, is a professional member of the Finance and Treasury Association, a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Certified Practicing Accountant.