Lindsay Tanner


Non-executive Director

BA (Hons), LLB (Hons), MA (Melb)

Lindsay Tanner

#About Lindsay


Lindsay Tanner has been a director of the Group since January 2018. He is Chairman of the Customer Committee, a member of the Risk Committee, and Chairman of Group subsidiary Suncorp Insurance Ventures Pty Ltd.

Mr Tanner is Chairman of Essendon Football Club and Chairman of Pacific Infrastructure Partners Pty Ltd.

Mr Tanner brings to Suncorp an acute appreciation of the technological, regulatory and political changes shaping the financial services industry. He has worked at the highest levels of government and business for over 35 years, including as Minister for Finance and Deregulation from 2007 to 2010, where he played a significant role in regulatory reform in the financial services sector. He also served as Minister for the Future Fund during the Global Financial Crisis.

Mr Tanner is a recognised authority on corporate governance and has been a Special Adviser for financial advisory firm Lazard (Australia) for the past ten years, where he has had extensive involvement in the financial sector and with mergers and acquisitions.

Mr Tanner was also a non-executive director of listed company Covata Limited and Lifebroker, the life insurance broking company. He began his professional career as a lawyer representing consumers in disputed personal injury and motor insurance claims.


#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

​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


#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 (acting)

Amanda Revis

Amanda Revis

Group Executive People & Culture

Fiona Thompson

Fiona Thompson

Chief Risk Officer

Belinda Speirs

Belinda Speirs

Group General Counsel

Adam Bennett

Adam Bennett

Chief Information Officer