Manny Arabatzis is Managing Director, Credit and Capital Management at ANZ. In this role, which he began in August 2016, Manny is responsible for strengthening the management of credit and capital for the Institutional division by adopting more consistent and efficient division-wide credit management processes and decision making and ensuring Institutional’s risk appetite is aligned to its strategic ambitions, while also maximising the division’s return on capital.

Prior to this role, Manny was the General Manager, Head of Wholesale Credit Asia, Pacific, Europe & Americas, responsible for the Credit Decisioning teams covering the Institutional business units outside of Australia and New Zealand.

Manny joined ANZ from the NAB in 2008 and in that time has headed up the Australian Wholesale Credit team, the Structured Credit Risk team and was the Head of Risk Strategy & Enablement. Prior to the ANZ, Manny worked at the NAB for over 6 years heading up both Risk and Business units, including Managing Director & Global Head of Securitisation, Managing Director & Global Head Credit, General Manager Credit (Retail & Wholesale) Australia, as well as other senior roles within Institutional Credit.

Since beginning his banking career in 1988, Manny has worked across both risk and business roles in Retail, Business, Corporate & Institutional Banking covering sectors such as Natural Resources, Project Finance, Structured Finance & Securitisation at the ANZ, CBA, NAB, Standard & Poor’s and Bank of America. In his 27 years in banking Manny has worked in and managed teams across Australia and New Zealand, Asia, London and New York.

Manny holds a Bachelor of Economics Degree from La Trobe University, a Graduate Diploma in Banking & Finance from Monash University and a Masters in Applied Finance from Macquarie University.