About Michael Hawker
Joined the Board in April 2019. Michael is a member of Bupa’s Risk Committee. At this time Michael also joined the Board of Bupa Australia and New Zealand Group, becoming deputy chairman in June 2019.
Michael has gained extensive knowledge and experience of financial services over a long career in the banking and insurance industries, in both executive and non-executive roles in Europe, Asia and Australia.
He is currently a Non-Executive Director of Macquarie Group Ltd (banking), Macquarie Bank Ltd (banking) and Washington H Soul Pattinson Pty and Company Ltd (investment).
He was formerly a Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Risk Committee of Aviva plc, Chief Executive and Managing Director of Insurance Australia Group (insurance), Group Chief Executive of business and consumer banking at Westpac Banking Corporation (banking) and Chairman of The George Institute for Global Health (medical research institution) and Chairman of the Insurance Council of Australia (insurance representative body). Michael is a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia.