Executive Team


Donna Cooper - CEO   Donna Cooper - CEO
Donna Cooper joined TSB as its Chief Executive Officer in July 2018.

Donna has extensive finance sector experience, including roles as the Chief Executive of The Warehouse Financial Services Group, and Director and General Manager of Baycorp Holdings (NZ). These New Zealand roles followed more than a decade working internationally with American Express in the United Kingdom, New Zealand, India and Australia. Donna has a Bachelor in Business, Management and International Business, and studied her Masters in Arts, International Business, at ESC Rennes School of Business in France.

 

Roddy Bennett - GM Finance   Roddy Bennett - GM Finance
Roddy holds a BSc in Economics and Accounting, and is an Associate Chartered Accountant. As GM of Finance, Roddy’s role is to provide key strategic financial advice, and assist in determining the Bank's direction and positioning, including business development and operational planning. He is responsible for providing leadership and oversight of the Finance and Treasury departments within the Bank.

 

Marie Collins - GM Technology & Support   Marie Collins - GM Technology & Support
Marie has 20 years of leadership across the banking, technology and energy sectors. As GM Technology & Support, Marie is responsible for strategic leadership of the Bank’s information and technology division and banking operations centre.

 

Audrey Young - GM People & Culture    Audrey Young - GM People & Culture
Audrey has a Bachelor of Science (honours) degree from the University of Canterbury and has over 20 years experience in senior People and Culture management positions across both the private and public sectors. As GM People & Culture, Audrey is responsible for aligning TSB's People and Culture strategy with business strategy.

 

Brent Woodhead - GM Marketing    Brent Woodhead - GM Marketing
Brent is an experienced marketing professional with some of New Zealand’s largest institutions. He has worked within financial services, legal & trustee services and electricity industries and holds an MBA. Brent is responsible for the brand, communications, product, external relations and digital marketing activity for the Bank – as well as playing an active role in the Bank’s strategic planning.

 

Steve O'Shea - GM Sales & Distribution   Steve O'Shea - GM Customer Sales & Service 
Steve is an experienced Financial Services professional, with over 30 years in frontline, operational and senior leadership roles across the financial industry within New Zealand. Steve is a Fellow member of Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA), and has an MBA and banking diploma from Massey University. He is responsible for leading TSB's Sales and Customer channels, including branch network.

 

David Thomson   David Thomson - GM Risk
David has over 20 years’ financial services industry experience covering credit, risk, operations, third party channels and frontline roles. David is responsible for the strategic leadership of the Bank’s risk, compliance, audit, credit and recoveries functions. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Sociology from Victoria University of Wellington.