Sonya Crosby

Chief Data Officer

Westpac New Zealand

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Sonya is Chief Data Officer for Westpac New Zealand, responsible for driving the strategic direction of Westpac New Zealand’s data quality and maturity, enabling business transformation and a differentiated customer experience.

Sonya has a strong background in digital innovation, harnessing new technologies to deliver new value, most recently as General Manager Everyday Banking at the Bank of New Zealand and prior to this as the Chief Innovation Officer at SkyCity Entertainment Group where her role focused on creating new value across core, adjacent and breakthrough horizons.

Other roles include GM Digital Innovation at Fonterra Group, Managing Director at Datamine and Senior Executive Marketing and Communication roles in both Australia and New Zealand.  Sonya achieved Fellow of the UK Chartered Institute of Marketing, won the 2022 Informatica Global Governance Guru Award, is a NZ CIO 100 Alumni and current Vice Chair of the NZ Tech Leaders Executive.

Next Appearance
9th Annual FST Government New Zealand 2023
17 Speakers
4 Sponsors
Regine Deleu
Auckland Transport
Robert Chiu
Commerce Commission Te Komihana Tauhokohoko
Paul James
Te Tari Taiwhenua Department of Internal Affairs
Mike Cunnington
Inland Revenue Te Tari Taake
Suzanne Stew
Hīkina Whakatutuki Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment
Chris Seed
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Manatū Aorere
Mihi Whakatau
Public Sector Leadership Stand-Up
Executive Think Tank | Digital Government Beyond 2022
Innovation in Data Exchange | Public Value Delivery
NCSC Keynote | Building Resilience to Cyber Threats
Cyber & Tech Leader's Panel Discussion
Speaker on stage presenting at FST Gov Victoria 2022
1 September 2022
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
To participate as a speaker:
Murali Ramesh
Head of Production - FSI
T: +61 2 8484 0904
To participate as a speaker:
Dhananjai Raju
Conference Producer
T: +61 421 988 478
To participate as a speaker:
Jasmine Haw Alverez
Conference Producer
T: +61 2 8484 0918