Christine McLoughlin, AM


BA, LLB (Hons), FAICD

Christine McLoughlin, AM

#About Christine


Christine McLoughlin AM has been a director of the Suncorp Group since February 2015 and Chairman since September 2018. She is Chairman of the Nomination Committee and an ex-officio member of the Audit, Customer, People and Remuneration, and Risk Committees.

Christine has had experience as a director on the boards of ASX Top 50 companies in the financial services, resources, health insurance, and infrastructure sectors over the past 12 years. Her executive career was in leadership roles in financial services and telecommunications sectors in ASX Top 20 companies with businesses in the Australian, UK and South East Asian markets.

Christine is recognised for her achievements in driving continuous improvements in organisational culture and performance, and her focus on creating value for shareholders by delivering for customers.

Her other directorships and commitments include Director of listed company Cochlear Limited, Chancellor of the University of Wollongong and Chairman of Destination NSW.

She is the elected Australian private sector representative to the G20 EMPOWER Council, which is focused on women’s economic representation across the globe. Christine was previously a member of the Australian Securities & Investments Commission’s Non-Executive Director Advisory Panel, and inaugural Chairman of the Australian Payments Council.

Christine is co-founder and Chairman of the Minerva Network, a not-for-profit organisation focused on supporting the professional careers of elite women athletes and connecting communities through sports participation.

In June 2021, Christine was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for her services to business, the not-for-profit sector and women.


#Board of Directors


Christine McLoughlin, AM

Christine McLoughlin, AM

Chairman & Non-executive Director

Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston

Group Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director

Sylvia Falzon

Sylvia Falzon

Non-executive Director

​Elmer Funke Kupper

​Elmer Funke Kupper

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

Duncan West

Duncan West

Non-executive Director


#Senior Executives


Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston

Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

Jeremy Robson

Jeremy Robson

Group Chief Financial Officer

Lisa Harrison

Lisa Harrison

CEO Insurance Product & Portfolio

Paul Smeaton

Paul Smeaton

Chief Operating Officer Insurance

Clive van Horen

Clive van Horen

CEO Banking & Wealth

Jimmy Higgins

Jimmy Higgins

CEO Suncorp New Zealand

Fiona Thompson

Fiona Thompson

Group Executive, People, Culture & Advocacy

Belinda Speirs

Belinda Speirs

Group General Counsel

Adam Bennett

Adam Bennett

Chief Information Officer

Stuart Cameron

Stuart Cameron

Acting Chief Risk Officer