Delia Rickard is the Deputy Chair of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). Delia has been working in the area of consumer protection for the last 25 years. Delia is passionate about ensuring that consumers can operate in a fair and ethical marketplace and have access to the information and tools they need to make good choices and exercise their rights. Prior to her return to the ACCC, Delia spent 13 years at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission in various senior, consumer protection related roles. On Australia Day 2011 Delia was awarded the Public Service medal for her contribution to consumer protection and financial services.