Peter King

BEc, FCA (CAANZ)

Peter was appointed a WNZL director on 24 August 2016.

Peter is the Westpac Banking Corporation (WBC) Chief Financial Officer. He was appointed WBC Chief Financial Officer in 2014 with responsibility for Westpac’s Finance, Group Audit, Tax, Treasury and Investor Relations functions. Peter was appointed WBC Acting Chief Risk Officer from June 2018 until September 2018 and was responsible for key risk management activities across the Westpac Group.

Prior to this, Peter was the Deputy Chief Financial Officer for three years, with responsibility for WBC’s Finance, Assurance, Tax, Treasury and Investor Relations functions. Since joining Westpac in 1994, Peter has held senior finance positions across the Group, including in Group Finance, Business and Consumer Banking, Business and Technology Services, Treasury and Financial Markets.

Peter commenced his career at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu. He has a Bachelor of Economics from Sydney University and completed the Advanced Management Programme at INSEAD. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.