Craig Lawrenson, Head of SMSF

Craig Lawrenson

Craig Lawrenson was appointed Head of SMSF in 2016 and is responsible for the strategic direction and growth of BT’s SMSF products, offers and business. He has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry and started his career as a chartered accountant at KPMG.

Craig joined Bankers Trust (now BT Financial Group) in 1996. He has held a number of roles across BT and Asgard platforms, investment accounting, operations and distribution. Craig was integrally involved with the development of the industry-leading BT Wrap platform in the late 90’s.  More recently Craig was responsible for product, offer and service design for BT’s Panorama operating system, including the design and build of BT’s SMSF solution for adviser, accountants and trustees.


  • Growth and evolution of SMSF industry

  • How advisers are working with SMSF clients

  • How digitisation is changing the SMSF landscape