Brian Knight


Knight became Kaplan Professional’s CEO in 2012.

His extensive leadership experience has enabled Kaplan to develop strong client partnerships with some of Australians leading financial institutions and associations.

Prior to joining Kaplan Professional, he spent over 20 years at the Suncorp group where he held various senior roles in credit and banking, insurance and wealth management.

Knight has over 30 years’ experience across the Australian financial services industry and encompasses a passion for adult education. His experience makes him a sought after speaker on education issues in the financial services industry and he contributes to a range of industry forums and panels such as the recent Treasury Working Group on financial planning education standards.

Knight holds Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws degrees from The University of Queensland