Chief Financial Officer, Australia / ANZ Banking Group
Most Notable Role
Louise Higgins is the chief financial officer for the Australian retail and commercial division of ANZ Bank. She has worked across several industries and geographies during her 20-year career.
Ms Higgins began her executive career in London with law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer before working for seven years at the BBC. In 2007, she joined Australia's Macquarie Bank as an associate director. She became chief operating officer of Nova Entertainment in 2010 with responsibility for performance of the Nova and Smooth radio networks. In 2017, she was appointed chief financial and strategy officer for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation to oversee technology transformation.
Ms Higgins was also a non-executive director of OneTwo Home Loans, CanTeen, Commercial Radio Australia, Visit Victoria and Qudos Bank.