Group Leadership Team

The board delegates responsibility for the day to day operations and administration of IAG to the chief executive officer and the Group Leadership team.

This team ensures the effective and efficient operation of the Group and is responsible for risk management and internal control frameworks. It also ensures the board is provided with accurate and timely information to make decisions on behalf of shareholders.

Nick Hawkins

BCom, FCA – Managing Director and CEO

Julie Batch

MAppFin ANZIIF (Fellow) - Group Executive, Direct Insurance Australia

Jarrod Hill

Group Executive, Intermediated Insurance Australia

Peter Horton

BA, LLB - Group General Counsel and Company Secretary

Michelle McPherson


Neil Morgan

BSc (Hons) Management Sciences - Chief Operating Officer

Craig Olsen

BAAcc - Group Executive Strategic Projects

Tim Plant

MBA, BAgrSc, GradDipAgrEcon, HBS AMP - Chief Insurance and Strategy Officer

Christine Stasi

BA, Master of Industrial Relations - Group Executive, People Performance & Reputation

David Watts

BBus, MBA, CPA - Chief Risk Officer

Amanda Whiting

GradCertBizMgmt, GAICD - CEO, IAG New Zealand