Steve Johnston


B.Bus (Management), B.Bus (Public Administration)

Acting Chief Executive Officer

About Steve


Steve Johnston became Suncorp CEO of Suncorp Group on 27 May 2019. Steve is acting in the role until a permanent appointment is made.

Steve has been Suncorp’s Group Chief Financial Officer since December 2013 and assumed the additional responsibility for Legal and Company Secretariat in October 2017. He was responsible for Suncorp’s financial reporting and management, taxation, investor relations and corporate affairs.

Steve joined Suncorp in 2006 and has held positions including EGM Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs, and Deputy Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Suncorp, Steve was General Manager Corporate & Government Relations at Telstra. He also held senior positions in the Queensland Government.

Steve has played a key role in the strategic and financial management of the Group.


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 Group Chief Financial Officer

Sarah Harland

Sarah Harland

Chief Information Officer

Gary Dransfield

Gary Dransfield

Chief Executive Officer Insurance

Lisa Harrison

Lisa Harrison

Chief Program Excellence Officer

David Carter

David Carter

Chief Executive Officer Banking & Wealth

Pip Marlow

Pip Marlow

Chief Executive Officer Customer Marketplace

Amanda Revis

Amanda Revis

Chief People Experience Officer

Paul Smeaton

Paul Smeaton

Chief Executive Officer New Zealand

Fiona Thompson

Fiona Thompson

Chief Risk Officer