Matthew Rady has today been announced Chief Executive Officer, BT Financial Group (BTFG).
This newly created role leads a combined business that includes BT Platforms, including BT Panorama, BT’s Personal and Corporate Super, and Investments.
The new BT Financial Group business will continue to help more than 1 million Australians to have a better financial future with more than $169 billion1 in Funds under Administration.
Westpac Group Chief Executive Specialist Businesses & Group Strategy, Jason Yetton, said Matt is a high calibre executive who will drive positive customer and member outcomes through one BT Financial Group business. Matt will also seek to enhance the performance of the business as the strategic review of the Westpac’s specialist businesses continue.
“I am pleased that someone of Matt’s calibre will join us to ensure the business enters its next phase in a strong position,” Mr Yetton said.
Matt was previously the Chief Executive Officer at Allianz Retire+. He has more than 30 years’ experience in the financial services and wealth industries with executive roles in companies including Macquarie Group and global financial services technology company, IRESS.
BT Managing Directors, Kathy Vincent and Melinda Howes will report into the new BTFG Chief Executive Officer.
Kathy will continue to ensure BT Panorama remains the flagship wealth platform in the country, having a singular focus on delivering an integrated digital experience for advisers with their clients.
Melinda remains focussed on delivering stronger superannuation outcomes for members.
Matt commences with BT in October 2021.
1 Plan For Life Platform Wrap Admin Report, March 2021 (inc. BT Wrap, Asgard, BT Panorama, BT Super, BT Super for Life and Asgard Employee Superannuation Account).
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