CEO, Managing Director, Executive Director
Mr. Michael John Hirst is Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Executive Director of Bendigo And Adelaide Bank Limited. He was appointed as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Bank in 2009. Skills, experience and expertise Mike joined the Group in 2001. Mike has extensive experience in banking, treasury, funds management and financial markets, including previous senior executive and management positions with Colonial Limited, Chase AMP Bank Limited and Westpac Banking Corporationrationration. Board committees Mike has a standing invitation to attend meetings of all Board committees. He is not a member of these Board committees. Group and joint venture directorships Rural Bank Limited Other director and memberships Member, Business Council of Australia and Financial Sector Advisory Council Deputy Chairman, Australian Bankers Association Council Acting Chairman, Racing Victoria Limited Member, MasterCard Advisory Board.
Age: 58 CEO Since 2009Hirst has experience in banking, treasury, funds management and financial markets, including from previous senior executive and management positions with Colonial Ltd, Chase AMP Bank and Westpac. He is Director of Treasury Corporationrationrationration of Victoria, Member of the Australian Government Financial Sector Advisory Council, Member of the Business Council of Australia and a Councillor of the Australian Bankers' Association. He holds a Bachelors degree from The University of Melbourne.