Gina Dellabarca, GM Human Resources and Corporate Affairs
Gina Dellabarca was appointed General Manager of Consumer Banking & Wealth in January 2020*.
*The appointment is subject to the Reserve Bank of New Zealand having no objection and may be rescinded if an objection is raised.
Since joining Westpac in 1998, Gina has held a number of senior leadership roles. In her past experience as GM Human Resources & Corporate Affairs, she was responsible for leading Westpac New Zealand’s people strategy, with a strong focus on building employee capability and advocacy. She was Director, Customer Experience & Service before becoming Westpac’s Regional Manager Retail Banking, South Island, and then Regional Manager Commercial Business, South Island.
In her past role of Regional Manager South Island, Gina was responsible for leading a professional team delivering measurable financial results, developing employees’ capability, and improving customer experience. During her time in these roles, she was awarded Westpac’s Senior Leader of the year (2011) and was the overall winner of Westpac’s Woman of Influence Award across Australia and New Zealand (2013).
Gina holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Otago University and is an accredited Organisational Coach recognised through the Institute of Executive Coaching and Leadership. She is also a member of the New Zealand Global Women network.