Les Matheson

CEO, Personal Banking



Les was appointed CEO of Personal Banking, in March 2014. He first joined the Group  in January 2010 as Managing Director of Retail Products and Marketing.

Prior to joining the Group , Les served as Group Executive at St George Bank, part of the Westpac Group. He also spent 11 years at Citibank where he held a series of senior roles including, Head of Wealth Management and Marketing for Asia Pacific and CEO for Citibank Australia.

Les holds a Certified Bank Director qualification and is a Fellow of the Chartered Banker Institute.

He has formerly held a number of roles including Deputy Chairman of the Australian Bankers Association, member of Edinburgh University Court and Director of Visa Europe.

Les graduated from the University of Edinburgh with an Honours in Commerce.