Andrew Henderson, Chief Information Officer

Andrew Henderson

Andrew Henderson was appointed Chief Information Officer in February 2020.

Andrew has a wealth of experience in senior technology roles in financial services during which time he has also built up a strong reputation for thought leadership and innovation.

Prior to joining Westpac New Zealand, Andrew was Chief Technology Officer (Engineering and Architecture) with JP Morgan in New York. He has also held senior technology roles at ING in the Netherlands, Australia and the Ukraine.

Andrew’s role at Westpac New Zealand has responsibility for functions including technology engineering, architecture and IT risk, while also maintaining our tech standards and disciplines (including successful Agile methodology).

Andrew originally hails from Hawke’s Bay. He studied at the University of Auckland, where he earned a post-graduate Diploma of Commerce (Information Systems) and a Bachelor of Commerce.