Gerard McDermott

Gerard McDermott

Chief Strategy and Data Officer
MetLife Australia

Gerard McDermott joined MetLife in Australia as Chief Strategy and Customer Officer in May 2018 and is responsible for leading the Strategy, Project Management Office, Customer, Digital, Marketing and Data functions. Gerard has over 20 years of experience in financial services including senior operational and business leadership roles and has a proven track record of leading successful business transformations, developing business strategies and building customer value propositions. He holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of New England and Northern Rivers  and is a Certified Practicing Accountant.

Appearing at
Insurance Summit Sydney
12 September 2019
  • Doltone House Hyde Park
Spurring Digital Maturity, Embracing Hyper-Connectivity At the crossroads of change, Australia’s insurance industry faces the multipronged challenge of navigating new digital ecosystems, driving legacy system overhauls, increased disruption from game-changing technology entrants and a restless consumer base with low trust...