Dr Michael Neary

Director & GM Insurance / DXC Technology Australia & New Zealand

Dr. Michael Neary is the Director and General Manager for Insurance. Michael is passionate about the industry and the role DXC plays in making a difference to our customers.

Michael has over 20 years’ experience in financial services, including numerous leadership and board roles encompassing marketing, strategy and sales. He has worked for a range of companies including Commonwealth Bank, Credit Union Services Corporation Australia Ltd (CUSCAL) and PMI Mortgage Insurance (now QBE). He was also a director at Intech Credit Union.

Michael has led strategy and implementation projects. He has launched new products in areas including insurance, retail banking, payments and mortgages, and successfully launched several new product innovations including Australia’s first public chip payment card.

Michael has also previously worked at Telstra in sales, strategy and marketing roles. As the Industry Director, Head of the Financial Services Industry with responsibilities for sales, customer relationships and innovations, Michael grew Telstra’s presence in financial services.

Michael is passionate about innovation in financial services. In addition to his professional roles, he completed a Doctorate of Business Administration with a thesis on “Innovation and Corporate Entrepreneurship”. He holds a Master of Commerce in Marketing and a Bachelor of Science.

Michael is also a trustee on the board of the Financial Planning Association’s Future2, a member of Sydney University’s Ethics Committee, and on a different note, is President of a not for profit film trust the “Wake in Fright Trust”.