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People: NSX loses its CEO

Ann Bowering has resigned as chief executive of the National Stock Exchange (NSX) after three years. She has been with the NSX for 10 years and oversaw the restructure of the company. NSX has appointed Matthew Loughnan as interim chief…

People: Insurtech founder hands over the reins

Industry association Insurtech Australia has appointed Rita Yates as chief executive. She was previously head of insurtech and corporate partnerships at fintech innovation hub Stone & Chalk. Yates has over 20 years’ experience in insurance and fintech and start-up ecosystems…

People: Genworth CEO steps down

Genworth has announced the resignation of chief executive Georgette Nicholas. She will continue in the role until a replacement has been found and will remain an employee of the company to ensure a smooth handover. Nicholas has held the position…

People: Board makeover at ME Bank

ME Bank has appointed former Commonwealth Bank executive Jim Evans as chair. He has over 40 years’ experience in financial services, having served as the chair of Suncorp Portfolio services and a non-executive director of Australian Infrastructure Fund and Hastings…

People: Korn Ferry appoints new Australasian MD

Executive recruitment company Korn Ferry has appointed Tim Nelson as the managing director of its Australasian operations. Nelson joined Korn Ferry as a financial services partner in 1998 and went on to launch the company’s recruitment process outsourcing business in…

People: UniSuper creates three new senior roles

UniSuper has announced a restructure of its executive leadership team, including three newly created roles. Anna Leibel has been appointed as chief technology and delivery officer. She joined UniSuper in 2017, leading the technology division. The fund has created the…

People: Rice calls time

Michael Rice has stepped down as chief executive of Rice Warner after building the firm and leading it for over 30 years. He will continue working on key clients and public policy initiatives. Rice remains as an executive and board…

People: Narev revives his executive career at Seek

Former Commonwealth Bank chief executive Ian Narev has been appointed to the newly created dual role of group chief operating officer and chief executive Asia Pacific & Americas at online job listing company, Seek. Co-founder Andrew Basset remains group chief…

People: Board renewal continues at AMP

AMP chair David Murray is continuing with board renewal at the big wealth management company. Director Geoff Roberts has announced his retirement. He joined the board in 2016 and served as the chair of the AMP audit committee and AMP…

People: Senior executives go in Westpac restructure

Westpac has announced a reorganisation of its group executive responsibilities. George Frazis has left his position as consumer bank chief executive after being in the position since 2015. He joined Westpac in 2009 and will assist with the management transition…