Spokespeople and images

Access to BT’s experts – who they are, bios, images and areas of expertise.

Melinda Howes

Melinda Howes, General Manager, Superannuation

  • The future of superannuation in Australia
  • BT Financial Group’s superannuation strategy
  • What’s driving innovation for members

Brad Cooper

Brad Cooper, Chief Executive

  • BT Financial Group strategy and results
  • Wealth management industry leadership
  • Westpac Group's domestic and family violence awareness and support strategy

Jane Watts

Jane Watts, General Manager, BT Advice & Private Wealth 

  • BT Financial Group’s private wealth and advice strategy across Westpac, St.George and Bank of Melbourne
  • Leadership in Australia’s private wealth sector
  • Behavioural finance in private wealth
Sue Houghton

Sue Houghton, General Manager, Insurance

  • BT Financial Group’s life and general insurance strategy
  • What’s driving innovation in Australia’s insurance industry

George Toubia

George Toubia, Chief Investment Director, Private Wealth

  • Investment selection expertise
  • Financial markets and macro events
  • Domestic & global sector analysis
  • High Net Worth customer insights
Bryan Ashenden

Bryan Ashenden, Head of Financial Literacy and Advocacy

  • The impact of pending and incumbent legislative and regulatory change to technical and strategic advice
  • Financial literacy
  • Personal Finance tips for investors, retirees and SMSF
Linda Da Silva

Kathy Vincent, General Manager, Platforms and Investments

  • BT Financial Group’s platforms and investments strategy
  • Innovation in investment platforms
  • How platforms are helping advisers and clients

Lisa Parrett
0432 933 796

Mike Willesee
0466 379 081