Lindsay Tanner


Non-executive Director

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

Lindsay Tanner

#About Lindsay


Mr Lindsay Tanner has been a director of the Group since January 2018. He is a member of the Customer and Risk Committees and Chairman of Group subsidiary Suncorp Insurance Ventures Pty Ltd. He is President of Essendon Football Club and a non-executive director of Virgin Australia International Holdings. He brings to Suncorp an acute appreciation of the technological, regulatory and political changes shaping the financial services industry.

Mr Tanner has worked at the highest levels of government and business for over 35 years, including as Minister for Finance and Deregulation from 2007-2010, 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 nine years, where he has had extensive involvement in the financial sector and with Mergers and Acquisitions.

He was also a non-executive director of listed company Covata Limited and Lifebroker, the life insurance broking company. Mr Tanner 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

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

Acting Chief Executive Officer

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