Belinda Speirs


Group General Counsel

B.Soc.Sci, B.Proc South Africa (LL.B equivalent), MAICD

Belinda Speirs

Belinda Speirs is Suncorp’s Group General Counsel, leading all legal functions, including the Advisory, Litigation, Internal Fraud and Legal Planning & Operations teams, which provide Group-wide legal support. She was appointed to the Suncorp Senior Leadership Team on 30 October 2019, at the same time assuming additional responsibility for Company Secretariat.

Ms Speirs has been with Suncorp since 2013, during which time she has enhanced the delivery of internal and external legal services with a focus on them being more agile, resilient, efficient and effective. She has also brought an increased focus for the Legal team on risk, costs, knowledge and work flow management.

In addition to her General Counsel activities, Belinda led the Group’s Financial Services Royal Commission response team and is now supporting the proactive management and implementation of Suncorp’s regulatory program.

Prior to joining Suncorp, Belinda was in private practice for nearly 20 years; 10 of those at partnership level where she was focused on commercial and financial services litigation. 


#Board of Directors


Christine McLoughlin

Christine McLoughlin

Chairman & Non-executive Director

Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston

Group Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director

Audette Exel AO

Audette Exel AO

Non-executive Director

Sylvia Falzon

Sylvia Falzon

Non-executive Director

Ian Hammond

Ian Hammond

Non-executive Director

Sally Herman

Sally Herman

Non-executive Director

Simon Machell

Simon Machell

Non-executive Director

Dr Douglas McTaggart

Dr Douglas McTaggart

Non-executive Director

Lindsay Tanner

Lindsay Tanner

Non-executive Director


#Senior Executives


Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston

Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

Jeremy Robson

Jeremy Robson

Acting Chief Financial Officer

Sarah Harland

Sarah Harland

Chief Information Officer

Gary Dransfield

Gary Dransfield

Chief Executive Officer Insurance

Lisa Harrison

Lisa Harrison

Chief Customer and Digital Officer

David Carter

David Carter

Chief Executive Officer Banking & Wealth

Amanda Revis

Amanda Revis

Chief People Experience Officer

Paul Smeaton

Paul Smeaton

Chief Executive Officer New Zealand

Fiona Thompson

Fiona Thompson

Chief Risk Officer

Belinda Speirs

Belinda Speirs

Group General Counsel