Career

Shayne Elliott was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ) on 1 January 2016.

Shayne joined ANZ as CEO Institutional in June 2009 and in 2012 was appointed Chief Financial Officer. In this role he was responsible for all aspects of Finance as well as Group trategy, Legal, Treasury, Investor Relations and Mergers and Acquisitions.

Shayne has more than 30 years’ experience in international banking including in Australia, New Zealand, USA, UK, Asia Pacific and the Middle East.

Prior to ANZ, Shayne held senior executive roles at EFG Hermes primarily as Chief Operating Officer covering Technology, Risk, Marketing, Operations and HR.

Shayne was previously with Citigroup for 20 years where he held various senior positions across geographies and business sectors including CEO Global Transaction Services Asia Pacific, Country Head Australia/New Zealand and Country Head Egypt.

Shayne was nominated to the role of Chair of the Australian Bankers’ Association in October 2017, and he is also a Director of the Financial Markets Foundation for Children.

In August 2018, Shayne joined the Leadership Council on Cultural Diversity having been a strong champion for cultural diversity and leadership through his career.
Shayne holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Management Studies and Finance from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Key Dates

2016
Appointed Chief Executive Officer, ANZ
2012
Appointed Chief Financial Officer, ANZ
2012
Appointed as Chief Financial Officer (Designate), ANZ
2009
Appointed as Chief Executive Officer, Institutional, ANZ
2007
Head of Business Development, EFG Hermes
2006
Chief Operating Officer, EFG Hermes
2003
CEO , Global Transaction Services Asia Pacific, Citigroup
2001
CEO, Corporate Bank Australia/NZ & Country Corporate Officer, Citigroup
1998
CEO, Egypt & Country Corporate Officer, Citibank
1997
Vice President, Strategic Planning, Citibank New York
1992
Head of Investor Derivative Sales, Citibank London
1992
Head Trader, US$ Swaps, Citibank London
1990
Head of NZ Derivatives Sales and Trading, Citibank New Zealand
Age: 55 years. Residence: Melbourne, Australia. Nationality: New Zealand.