Sally Herman has been a director of the Group since October 2015. She is Chairman of the Risk Committee, and a member of the Customer Committee.
Ms Herman brings to Suncorp strong expertise in running retail banking and insurance products, setting strategy for financial services businesses, and working with customers, shareholders, regulators and government. She has deep executive experience running customer-facing financial services businesses in Australia and the United States of America. She has held board positions (including on subsidiary boards) of financial services organisations for over 20 years, with a focus on governance, regulation and compliance.
Ms Herman’s current listed company directorships include Breville Group Limited and Premier Investments Limited. She is also a director of Irongate Funds Management Limited, responsible entity of listed trust Investec Australia Property Fund. Ms Herman was previously a director of listed company E & P Financial Group Limited.
At Westpac, Ms Herman oversaw stakeholder engagement including customers, shareholders, government and regulators. Her Westpac experience also included running the product function of retail and business banking, including general insurance and internet banking.