David Cunningham

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 Europe’s highest mountains, whilst fundraising for charity.

Appearing at
Auckland skyline and harbour
24 March 2021
  • Hilton Auckland
Advancing Digitally to Thrive Amidst Change FST Media’s flagship event and the only one of it’s kind in New Zealand, the Future of Financial Services, Auckland has established itself as the most important tech-focused event on the industry’s calendar, setting...
Auckland skyline and harbour
1 August 2019
  • Cordis Auckland
Join us in August to participate in New Zealand’s only Technology in Financial Services conference! This annual conference will once again bring together 400+ Technology, Innovation, Digital and Strategy executives from New Zealand’s leading financial services organisations to join in...