Mr Whitehead has over 30 years of experience in financial services & technology, across a range of roles. He was formerly CEO of Credit Union Australia Limited (2009 to 2015) and CEO Retail Banking at BankWest (2001 to 2007). He has served as CIO at BankWest and Advance and prior to this worked within the IT industry. He has previously served as nonexecutive director for Cuscal Limited, St Andrews Insurance Group, Unisys West and a number of other financial services, technology & community organisations. Mr Whitehead is also Managing Director of FINSIA, the Financial Services Institute of Australasia.