Richard Jarrett

Deputy Chief Information Officer / Westpac NZ

Richard has vast experience across a broad range of disciplines in the Banking sector. He has experience in leading large scale distribution business units within the banking sector (Private / Wealth, Business, Agri, Retail, Commercial), as well as senior leadership experience in Strategy, Projects, Change Management, Coaching, HR, Process Re-Engineering, Technology Infrastructure & Operations, Customer Journeys, and now Deputy CIO. 

Within the Deputy CIO role sits Information Security Group, Service Management, Executive and Board Reporting, Core & Enterprise and Data Tribes (as part of the Westpac Experience Hub), and Change practice. Additionally the Deputy CIO carries the accountability for the Westpac Technology experience for all Westpac employees.

Highly competitive by nature Richard loves a challenge and exceeding expectations in any aspect of life. Richard holds a Business degree in Financial Planning.