Paul Smeaton is Suncorp’s Chief Executive Officer Suncorp New Zealand. He is responsible for the strategy and operational delivery of Suncorp’s New Zealand business, which includes the Vero, Asteron Life and AA Life brands. Paul is also a Director of Vero Liability, AA Insurance and the Deputy Chair of the Insurance Council of New Zealand.
Paul joined Suncorp in 1994 and has held senior positions in information technology, corporate projects, human resources and general insurance. Prior to this he worked in the UK in banking, stock broking and funds management as well as insurance.
Paul has a passion for leading transformational change, which has been evident during his diverse career at Suncorp.