Mike Baird appointed as NAB executive

by Miklos Bolza28 Feb 2017
Former NSW Premier Mike Baird has been appointed as chief customer officer, corporate and institutional banking for National Australia Bank (NAB).

The appointment was announced today by CEO Andrew Thorburn as the bank expands its group executive corporate team.

Thorburn also announced the appointment of Sharon Cook as chief legal and commercial counsel and Patrick Wright as chief technology and operations officer.

“Mike, Sharon and Patrick each bring to NAB exceptional track records of performance and delivery and will help accelerate the execution of our strategy so we can deliver for our customers and our shareholders,” Thorburn said.

“They are also authentic, inspiring and passionate leaders whose values align with NAB’s values and our ambition to be Australia and New Zealand’s most respected bank.”