Bendigo and Adelaide Financial institution has appointed 41-year-old Alistair Muir as a non-executive director, one of many youngest individuals chosen for such a task at an Australian financial institution.
Muir (pictured above), who will begin his new function on Monday, September 12, is an skilled digital govt and entrepreneur with nearly 20 years’ expertise working in finance and expertise.
He’s at the moment the managing director of advisory enterprise Vanteum and has suggested a number of banks, insurers and fintech companies on open banking, in addition to offering recommendation on fintechs and digital innovation to the governments of three international locations.
“I’m delighted to be becoming a member of Bendigo and Adelaide Financial institution at such an thrilling time of their digital and transformation journey,” Muir mentioned. “The financial institution has taken quite a lot of vital steps lately and I sit up for taking part in a task because it continues on its path to turning into an even bigger, higher and stronger financial institution.”
Muir has been appointed to supply the financial institution with worthwhile views on digital technique, transformation and innovation.
Muir can be a non-executive director of lenders mortgage insurance coverage enterprise Genworth Mortgage Insurance coverage Australia. He was beforehand a non-executive director of diversified monetary companies enterprise Humm Group.
Bendigo and Adelaide Financial institution’s chair Jacqueline Hey has welcomed Muir to the financial institution’s board.
“Alistair’s digital expertise with a spread of firms within the monetary companies and funds area is spectacular and extremely wanted,” Hey mentioned. “He’s completely positioned to help the financial institution and assist us obtain our imaginative and prescient of turning into Australia’s financial institution of selection.”
On September 1, Bendigo Financial institution introduced it had retained its title of essentially the most trusted financial institution in Australia because it continued to construct on its repute because the nation’s “higher massive financial institution”.
Along with being essentially the most trusted financial institution within the nation, Bendigo Financial institution was named as one of the vital trusted manufacturers in Australia with a web promoter rating (NPS) of 24.5 by analysis home Roy Morgan.
Bendigo and Adelaide Financial institution CEO and managing director Marnie Baker mentioned it was humbling to but once more be voted essentially the most trusted financial institution within the nation.
“Our imaginative and prescient is to be Australia’s financial institution of selection and we imagine our success is pushed by our function – to feed into the prosperity of our clients and communities, not off them,” Baker mentioned. “It’s this function and the best way our staff put our clients on the centre of every part they do this units us other than different monetary establishments.”