Anita Toy, Australia & New Zealand
Field Advisor, Australia & New Zealand/East Asia Regional Manager
Anita joins Give2Asia in January 2018 as the Australian Field Advisor with over 14 years experience in the corporate social sector, with specialist skills in Philanthropy and Corporate Social Responsibility. During her tenure with the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ), Anita managed community investment programs across Australia and Asia Pacific; granting programs for some of Australia’s largest trusts and foundations; and provided strategic giving advice to high net-worth donors in her most recent role as the Philanthropy Segment Manager for ANZ Private Bank. Overall, Anita has steered over $50m to charitable causes.
Anita’s prior roles also include: Grant Program Manager for ANZ Trustees (now Equity Trustees), responsible for multiple granting programs which distribute over $85m across Australia and Corporate Responsibility Reporting Manager for ANZ, delivering workplace giving and volunteering programs to 30+ countries.
Anita is passionate about social inclusion and building community resilience. She promotes good giving and seeks to create a strong philanthropic culture in Australia.
Originally from a rural town in the state of Victoria, Anita now lives in Melbourne with her young family. Outside work, Anita enjoys an active lifestyle, playing tennis and netball regularly. Also a gastronomy enthusiast - she likes to indulge in good food, wine and company.