Challenger Group

Board of Directors

Duncan West

Duncan West

Independent Non-Executive Director and Chair

Duncan became Chair in October 2022. He has been an independent Non-Executive Director since 2018 and is a member of the Group Risk Committee, Group Audit Committee, Group People and Remuneration Committee, Group Independent and Related Party Committee and Nomination Committee.

Nick Hamilton

Nick Hamilton

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer

Nick was appointed Managing Director and CEO of Challenger Limited in January 2022 and has held a number of senior executive roles at Challenger since joining in 2015, including Chief Executive, Funds Management. Prior to this, Nick held senior leadership roles at top financial services businesses across Australia, the United States and the UK.

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Lisa Gray

Independent Non-Executive Director

Lisa has been an independent Non-Executive Director since 2023 and is a member of the Group Risk Committee, Group Audit Committee, Group Independent and Related Party Committee and the Nomination Committee.

Duncan West

John M. Green

Independent Non-Executive Director

John has been an independent Non-Executive Director since 2017 and is a member of the Group Risk Committee, Group Audit Committee, Group People and Remuneration Committee, Group Independent and Related Party Committee and Nomination Committee.

Masahiko Kobayashi

Masahiko Kobayashi

Non-Executive Director

Masahiko became a Non-Executive Director in 2019 and is a member of the Nomination Committee.

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Matthew Michelini

Non-Executive Director

Matthew became a Non-Executive Director in 2023 and is a member of the Nomination Committee. Matthew is currently Partner, Head of Asia Pacific at Apollo Global Management and is a member of its Leadership Team.

Heather Smith

Dr Heather Smith

Independent Non-Executive Director

Heather became an independent Non-Executive Director in 2021 and is the Chair of the Group Audit Committee and a member of the Group Risk Committee, Group People and Remuneration Committee, Group Independent and Related Party Committee and the Nomination Committee.

JoAnne Stephenson

JoAnne Stephenson

Independent Non-Executive Director

JoAnne has been an independent Non-Executive Director since 2012 and is Chair of the Group People and Remuneration Committee and a member of the Group Risk Committee, Group Audit Committee, Group Independent and Related Party Committee and Nomination Committee.

Melanie Willis

Melanie Willis

Independent Non-Executive Director

Melanie has been an independent Non-Executive Director since 2017 and is Chair of the Group Risk Committee and a member of Group Audit Committee, Group Independent and Related Party Committee and Nomination Committee.