Mr Rob Goudswaard

Mr Rob Goudswaard

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BEcon, Grad Dip Corp Fin, FAICD, FFINSIA
Non-Executive Director and Chair - Orygen Youth Mental Health Foundation

Rob has nearly 40 years’ experience in financial services, both internationally and within Australia. His most recent role was CEO of Credit Union Australia (CUA), Australia’s largest mutual owned financial services provider.

He served on the boards of all CUA’s subsidiaries, such as CUA Health, Credicorp Finance and CUA Management. Prior to CUA, Rob was the CEO and Director of Rural Finance, a Victorian Government owned agriculture bank which was sold to Bendigo Bank. 

Earlier Rob spent 30 years with ANZ Banking Group, holding senior roles including Chief Operating Officer, Chief Risk Officer and General Manager of various areas such as Small & Medium Business, Regional & Small Business, Pacific and Personal Banking Asia. 

Rob also has extensive experience as a Non-Executive Director, on boards and committees such as World Vision Australia, Cuscal, Places Victoria, the Business Council of Co-Operatives and Mutuals, Young Farmers Finance Council and various ANZ committees. He is currently undertaking the International Directors’ Program at INSEAD Fontainebleau France.