Tasmania’s first female CA

Posted on July 11th, 1941 by Jo Bailey

Ms Ilma Lisson joined Wise Lord & Ferguson and was the first female Chartered Accountant in Tasmania. Ms Lisson stayed with the firm until 1962.

In 2017 the Institute of Chartered Accountants featured Ms Lisson in an article in their magazine, profiling her groundbreaking career and her recent admission as a Fellow of Chartered Accountants ANZ.


Photo: Ilma Lisson, courtesy of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

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