The Board of Suncorp Group Limited (Suncorp) announces the appointment of Ms Sylvia Falzon as a non-executive director effective from 1 September 2018.
Ms Falzon has held senior executive positions in institutional and retail funds management businesses, superannuation, operations and compliance. She was previously Head of Business Development at Aviva Investors Australia and Chief Manager, International Sales & Service at National Mutual Funds Management.
Chairman Dr Ziggy Switkowski said “Ms Falzon brings a wealth of experience gained from a career spanning 30 years in financial services in Australia and internationally. We look forward to welcoming her to the Suncorp Board and to her contributions particularly around strategy, risk management, and remuneration policy where she has considerable expertise.”
Ms Falzon currently holds the position of non-executive director for Perpetual Limited, Premier Investments and Regis Healthcare, and in the not-for-profit sector she is a member of the Governing Board of Cabrini Health and Chairman of the Cabrini Foundation Board.
Ms Falzon is also a senior fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia and a member of the Women’s Leadership Institute Australia.