Deputy Chief Executive Officer,
Heartland Group Holdings Limited
Chris' experience spans 35 years in financial services including roles in New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom working with Westpac, National Australia Bank, UDC and Heartland Bank.
Chris has been with Heartland for 25 years, starting with the company in December 1997 in Christchurch before moving to Auckland in 2002 as General Manager Consumer.
At Heartland, he has also held the roles of Head of Retail and Head of Distribution before being appointed Heartland Bank Deputy Chief Executive Officer in 2016 and Heartland Bank Chief Executive Officer in 2019.
In 2022, Chris was appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Heartland Group.
Within the Heartland group of companies, Chris is a director of a number of entities in both New Zealand and Australia, and is a member of a cohort of board governance committees.
Chief Executive Officer, Heartland Group Holdings Limited
Chief Executive Officer, Heartland Bank Limited
Chief Financial Officer, Heartland Group Holdings Limited
Chief Compliance & Sustainability Officer, Heartland Bank Limited
General Counsel, Heartland Group Holdings Limited
Chief Performance Officer, Heartland Group Holdings Limited
Chief Executive Officer, StockCo Australia
Group Chief People & Culture Officer, Heartland Group Holdings Limited
Chief Risk Officer, Heartland Bank Limited