Duncan West


Non-executive Director

BSc (Econ) (Hons), ANZIIF (Snr Assoc), CIP, FCII (UK), GAICD

Duncan West

#About Duncan


Duncan West has been a director of the Group since September 2021. He is a member of the Customer Committee.

Duncan West is a highly experienced company director with almost 40 years of experience in the general insurance and financial services sectors, in both director and senior executive roles, in Australia and overseas. His financial services expertise spans general and life insurance, banking and wealth management.

Mr West is a non-executive director of listed companies Challenger Limited and Genworth Mortgage Insurance Australia Limited. He is also a director of Avant Mutual Group Limited, Avant Group Holdings Limited, and Avant Insurance Limited, and Chairman of Habitat for Humanity Australia.

Mr West was previously Chairman and director of The Hollard Insurance Company Pty Limited and of Lawcover Insurance Pty Limited.

Mr West’s previous executive roles include CEO of Vero Insurance, CEO of CGU Insurance, and Executive General Manager of Insurance for NAB Wealth and MLC. He also previously worked with Royal Insurance in its UK and Indian operations and is a past President of the Australia and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance.


#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