Teresa has spent over 30 years practicing as a corporate lawyer, specialising in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and corporate governance. She was a partner of national law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth for 22 years. She served as a member of its National Board for seven years and as National Chairman for four years until she retired from partnership in June 2015.
Teresa sits on the Queensland University of Technology’s (QUT) Council, where she chairs the Audit and Risk Committee. She is a Divisional Councillor of the Queensland Division of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), a Member of Chief Executive Women (CEW) where she sits on their Scholarship Committee, and a Senior Fellow of Finsia.
Teresa’s previous positions include Member of the Takeovers Panel, Associate Member of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Member of the Finsia Queensland Regional Council, Director of CS Energy, Principal Law Lecturer for the Securities Institute of Australia (now Finsia) and Tutor in Corporate Governance for the AICD course.
Teresa joined the Bangarra board in June 2013.