David Walker

Group Chief Technology Officer

Westpac Group

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David Walker was appointed General Manager (Group Chief Technology Officer) at WestpacGroup in August 2019.

David commenced his technology career in 1987 as an engineer, focusing on coding systems. After a decade of evolving his software engineering craft, David founded a consulting start up, specialising in what is now known as data science. Over the following decade, it became the number one boutique data analytics company in Australia and Southeast Asia.

For the last 15 years, David has held executive roles in large, complex organisations across the APAC region. Prior to joining Westpac, David was part of the leadership team of Singaporean bank, DBS. In his time there, David helped transform DBS from a traditional bricks and mortar bank with little brand presence or recognition outside Singapore, to being recognised as the ‘Best Bank in the World’ and the ‘Best Digital Bank in the World’ by leading global financial publication Euromoney

Next Appearance
Future of Financial Services, Sydney 2024
Breakdown
88 Speakers
5 Sponsors
Speakers
Dr. Jordan Nguyen
Psykinetic
Sanjoy Sen
DBS
Linda Da Silva
ING Australia
Paul Norman
NAB
David Walker
Westpac Group
Tim Hogarth
ANZ
Highlights
We’re Cracking the Code to Simplify and Modernise our Technology
Future of Financial Services Melbourne panel discussing topic
10 August - 11 August 2023
  • ICC Sydney
Future of Financial Services Melbourne speaker in 2022
2 November 2023
  • CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park
FSTGov Future of NSW Government Summit 2024
9 November - 10 November 2021
  • Virtual Conference
To participate as a speaker:
Jasmine Haw Alverez
Conference Producer
T: +61 2 8484 0918
To participate as a speaker:
Stella Spackman
Senior Conference Producer
T: +61 433 732 794
To participate as a speaker:
Patrick Joy
Head of Production - Government
T: +61 2 8484 0996