Standards and Guidelines Council


The IAB Standards and Guidelines Council has the below purpose & obligations:

  • Identify Standards and Guidelines both nationally and internationally
  • Evaluate the needs of the Australian online advertising industry
  • Establish a program of work for Standards and Guidelines
  • Produce and promote Standards and Guidelines for the Australian online advertising industry

The S&G Council meets on a monthly basis to provide a broad, collective voice in addressing the key issues and challenges faced by the industry, by marketers and by the members’ own organisations.

The Council sets its own agenda and leverages the skills, experience and networks of Council Members to set annual programmes of work, identify resources required, work with partner organisations, and submit recommendations to the IAB Australia Executive Technology Council and the Board.

Standards & Guidelines Council member representatives: 

  • CJ de Guzman – Daily Mail
  • Carly Bunny – Digital Remedy
  • Archi Lingham – Google
  • Amy McCormack – A&A Digital Services
  • Victor Michalet – Index Exchange
  • Ben Murray – Interplay Media
  • Irene Kurniawan – Magnite
  • Jeff Thomson – Seven West Media
  • Declan Dowd – News Corp
  • Guy Martin – Nine
  • Deanna Galluccio – Pedestrian
  • Nathan Farrugia – REA Group (chair)
  • Ash Tanwar – The Guardian
  • Rahila Nadir – Yahoo

The Standards and Guidelines Council have recently overseen these projects:

The IAB Standards and Guidelines Council is always seeking new members on a regular basis, but to be considered you must be an IAB Member.

If you have any questions relating to the work being carried out by this Council, please email

Apply to join this IAB Council