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Executive Committee

Andrew Hadley

Chief Executive Officer

CEO of the organisation since 2014, Andrew’s knowledge and experience has been gained from more than 25 years in the financial services industry.

In his early career Andrew led the retail banking network for Australia’s largest customer owned financial institution before taking on other group executive roles in strategy, marketing and operations.

Andrew has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia (1990), a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment from Finsia (2004) and has also completed the Senior Executive Program at London Business School (2009). He is also a member of CEOs for Gender Equity (WA).

Andrew Hadley

Patrick Jodas

Chief Financial Officer

Prior to joining the organisation in 2018, Patrick held senior positions at both PwC and Barclays/Africa and his last role was Chief Financial Officer for Barclays Africa’s banking operations outside of South Africa. Patrick has more than 20 years’ experience built in finance and operations and has a successful record for change transformation and is passionate about embracing new emerging trends and innovations. Patrick has a Bachelor of Commerce Honours in Accounting and a Masters in Positive Leadership and Strategy. He is also a Chartered Accountant (South African Institute of Chartered Accountants).

Patrick Jodas

Phil Thistlethwaite

Chief Transformation Officer

Phil has extensive experience at board and executive levels across cultures and geographies and has a strong commercially-orientated understanding of business and technology. During his career, Phil has led or been part of the leadership team on transformation programs on Asia Pacific, European and global scales and has overseen a client portfolio that has delivered client growth and transformation in areas such as IT, leadership, banking, marketing, sales, finance, human resources and operations.

He holds a Bachelor of Science majoring in Computer Science and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment.

Phil Thistlethwaite

Christine MacKenzie

Chief People Officer

Christine has over 20 years’ experience in global financial services across Europe and Asia Pacific; her most recent roles being Regional HR Director in Singapore for TD Securities (Canada) and previously RBS Group (UK). Christine brings a wealth of experience in change, mergers and acquisitions and integration. Her credentials include long-standing experience of managing large and distributed multi-disciplinary HR teams and building cultures of high performance and engagement. Christine holds a Science BSc Honours.

Christine Mackenzie

Damian Hoff

Acting Chief Risk Officer

Damian has been with the organisation since 2020, and has 20 years' banking experience, initially with the regulator, and has held senior roles within global and domestic banks. Damian’s primary expertise is in Risk Management.

Damian holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons), a Master of Business Administration (International Business and Business Law), and a Juris Doctor.

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Warren Willis

Chief Information Officer

Warren has almost 30 years’ experience across various industries and technology/consulting vendors. He has extensive experience in leading the development of IT strategy and architecture, cloud/infrastructure operations, software development, project delivery and product strategy, including the management of remote global teams. This experience has included core system development, CRM, global SaaS product operations, integration and digital capabilities.

Warren has a Bachelor Of Business from Curtin University.

Warren Willis

Angela Newland

General Manager P&N Bank

With more than 25 years’ experience including several executive leadership roles, Angela's career has been built on customer strategy, insights, journey mapping and channel optimisation, leading high performing teams and developing strong business partnerships.

She has worked in the UK and Australia including seven years at HBF Health Ltd as well as roles with GE Finance and Vodafone. Angela joined P&N Bank in October 2021.

Angela Newland

Brendon Comrie

Acting General Manager, bcu

Brendon has been with the organisation since 2018 and has more than 20 years' banking experience, having held senior roles within global banks, regional banks and the mutual sector. Brendon’s primary expertise is in Risk Management, Compliance, Credit, Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisitions and Strategy. Brendon holds a BSoc Sci and an LLB degree.

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Jacqueline Ryan

General Manager Business Banking

Jaqueline has extensive experience in business banking, gained both in Australia and overseas. She has held a senior executive role within Queensland Government, executive business banking and corporate lending roles with the major banks, including ANZ, and has international financial services experience having worked with US Bancorp and Wells Fargo in the United States.

Jaqueline holds a Bachelor of Business (Major Accountancy) and Master of Business Administration, and is a graduate of AICD.

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Kaine Adamson

General Manager Broker

Kaine joined P&N Bank in 2016 and has over 20 years’ experience in the finance industry.

With a passion for leading highly engaged teams and a focus on delivering world-class customer experiences, Kaine brings a broad range of banking experience to the organisation including risk management, credit, business development, retail banking, sales and mortgage broking.

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