AMP Bank has appointed Adrienne Smith to the newly created role of director of distribution.
Smith will be responsible for adviser and third-party broker channels.
Joining AMP Bank in April, Smith brings with her more than 30 years of experience in financial services.
She had been the regional general manager for the Commonwealth Bank in Adelaide, responsible for 75 branches, before moving to lead the Commonwealth Bank’s third-party channel relationships in NSW and ACT.
Smith started her career in New Zealand, where she ran Sovereign Home Loans, managing the adviser and broker network.
“Enhancing and building our intermediated sales approach is critical for AMP Bank and our ambition to double our contribution to AMP over the next five years,” said AMP Bank group executive Sally Bruce.
Smith joins AMP from Bank of Queensland, where she is general manager, BOQ broker.