Author: Jane Ractliffe

Jane runs the Australian and NZ operations of Standard Media Index, a global provider of real time advertising expenditure data, a business she co-founded in 2009. A former Media Editor of Australia’s national newspaper The Australian, Jane’s background is in media, having been a business journalist specialising in the sector for 15 years. Media remains Jane’s passion, although these days she’s focused on SMI’s business development while also managing the relationships with SMI’s local data providers – the Media Agencies – and working with them to continually improve the data product. Jane has a BA (Journalism) and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment.