Webinar

WiBF Leadership Series with Angela Mentis, CEO of BNZ

01st September 2020 12:30pm AEST - 1:30pm AEST
Style of Event: FREE for Corporate Members (Use CODE: BRANDYOU)
WiBF Member: AUD $0.00 Website Subscriber: AUD $20.00
12:30 - 1:30PM AEST

Overview

What makes a good leader in the current context of banking and finance? How do you build a culture of high performance? How do you deal with challenges and create pathways for success? And how do you make it to the top in your chosen field?

We invite you to join us in conversation with Angela Mentis, who was appointed CEO and Managing Director of BNZ in January 2018, as part of the WiBF Leadership Series.
With extensive business, retail and institutional banking and wealth management experience, spanning more than 30 years, Angela will share the key challenges she has faced and what she has learnt along the way both personally and professionally in her distinguished career in banking and financial services, which included executive and senior management roles across National Australia Bank, BT Financial Group, Westpac and Citibank Limited.
This Leadership Series Webinar series is FREE for WiBF members, use the coupon code BRANDYOU | $20 for non-members.

Pre Work

We encourage all attendees to prepare for this event by thinking about where you are in your leadership journey and what your success looks like. Think of questions that are considered and focused on the path to leadership to discuss with the speaker and other attendees.

Goals

The goals of this Leadership Series lunch are to educate on the qualities that are considered to be important to be a successful leader; the differences between management and leadership and; planning your career pathway and the journey toward leadership.

Speaker

Angela Mentis was appointed CEO and Managing Director of BNZ in January 2018. She has been a director on the BNZ Board since December 2016.

Angela has extensive business, retail and institutional banking and wealth management experience, spanning more than 30 years.

Angela was previously Chief Customer Officer – Business and Private Banking with BNZ’s parent company, National Australia Bank, a position she held from August 2016. In this role, Angela was responsible for leading NAB Business, supporting customers across the Agriculture, Health and Government and Education sectors, along with Business Direct and Small Business, Private Wealth and JBWere.

Prior to this Angela was Group Executive, Business Banking at NAB from August 2014. She has also held senior roles as Executive General Manager, NAB Business – Australia’s largest SME business bank – and Executive General Manager, NAB Private Wealth.

Beginning her career at Macquarie Bank, Angela has held senior management positions at BT Financial Group, Westpac and Citibank Limited.

Angela is a director of the Banking Ombudsman Scheme Limited. Angela is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Senior Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) and a member of the New Zealand Bankers’ Association and Chief Executive Women and Global Women.