BA (Hons), FCA, FCPA, FAICD
Mr Ian Hammond has been a director of the Group since October 2018. Mr Hammond is the Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Risk Committee. He brings to Suncorp extensive knowledge of the financial services industry, and expertise in financial reporting and risk management. He has deep experience across the insurance, banking, wealth management and property sectors, and a keen interest in digital and technology trends.
Mr Hammond is a non-executive director of listed company Perpetual Limited where his board roles include Chairman of the Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee. He also serves on the board of Venues NSW, as well as several not-for-profits including Mission Australia and Chris O’Brien Lifehouse.
Previously Mr Hammond was a non-executive director of Citigroup Pty Limited. Mr Hammond spent more than 35 years at PwC, including 26 years as a partner. He was lead partner for several of Australia’s major financial institutions and was previously a member of the Australian Accounting Standards Board and the International Accounting Standards Board.