David Cunningham

Chief Executive / The Co-operative Bank

David was appointed CEO of The Co-operative Bank in 2017, following 4 years leading the bank’s sales, product management and operations functions.  Prior to that he had a long career at Westpac across multiple roles up to General Manager level. 

The Co-operative Bank is customer-owned, and is unique in New Zealand in sharing its profits with its customers via an annual rebate payment.  The bank is renowned for market-leading customer satisfaction, a beautiful digital customer experience, and has a strong growth trajectory. 

A passion for cycling has seen David tackle several dozen of France’s highest mountains, whilst fundraising for charity.