Working for Growth
The Circle is honoured to welcome back Westpac Group’s CEO who has previously delivered outstanding speeches to our forum.
Mr Hartzer will discuss the changes to the Australian economy – and the banking landscape – over time and what that means for future growth. He will share insights and perspectives on the industry, economy and global trends.
Brian joined Westpac as Chief Executive, Australian Financial Services, in 2012 and was appointed Managing Director & CEO in 2015. He is a Director of the Australian Bankers' Association. Prior to joining Westpac, Brian spent three years in the UK as CEO for Retail, Wealth and Ulster Bank at the Royal Bank of Scotland Group, ten years with ANZ in Australia and ten years as a financial services consultant in New York, San Francisco and Melbourne. He graduated from Princeton University with a degree in European History and became a Chartered Financial Analyst in 1997.