Lindsay Tanner


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

Non-executive Director

About Lindsay


Mr Tanner has been a director of the Group since January 2018 and is a member of the Risk Committee. He is Chairman of Essendon Football Club, a non-executive director of Virgin Australia International Holdings, and Covata Limited. He brings to Suncorp an acute appreciation of the technological, regulatory and political changes shaping the industry.

Mr Tanner has worked at the highest levels of government and business for over 35 years. He is a recognised authority on corporate governance and, as Minister for Finance and Deregulation from 2007–2010, he played a significant role in regulatory reform in the financial services sector.

He has been a Special Adviser for financial advisory firm Lazard (Australia) for the past eight 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 Lifebroker, the life insurance broking company, from 2011–2013.


Board of Directors


Dr Zygmunt Switkowski AO

Dr Zygmunt Switkowski AO

Chairman & Non-executive Director

Michael Cameron

Michael Cameron

Managing Director & CEO

Audette Exel AO

Audette Exel AO

Non-executive Director

Sally Herman

Sally Herman

Non-executive Director

Simon Machell

Simon Machell

Non-executive Director

Christine McLoughlin

Christine McLoughlin

Non-executive Director

Dr Douglas McTaggart

Dr Douglas McTaggart

Non-executive Director

Lindsay Tanner

Lindsay Tanner

Non-executive Director


Senior Executives


Michael Cameron

Michael Cameron

CEO & Managing Director

Sarah Harland

Sarah Harland

Chief Information Officer

Lisa Harrison

Lisa Harrison

Chief Program Excellence Officer

Pip Marlow

Pip Marlow

Chief Executive Officer Customer Marketplace

Gary Dransfield

Gary Dransfield

Chief Executive Officer Insurance

David Carter

David Carter

Chief Executive Officer Banking and Wealth

Paul Smeaton

Paul Smeaton

Chief Executive Officer New Zealand

Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston

Chief Financial Officer

Amanda Revis

Amanda Revis

Chief People Experience Officer

Fiona Thompson

Fiona Thompson

Chief Risk Officer