New CEO for NAB

Company News

by Rachael Jones

National Australia Bank (ASX:NAB) today announced the appointment of Ross McEwan as Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director.

The New Zealand-born, former Australian banking industry executive has been CEO of Royal Bank of Scotland since 2013 and led the organisation through significant change and recovery.

He had previously been CBA’s Executive General Manager with responsibility for its branch network, contact centres and third-party mortgage brokers.

Mr McEwan announced his resignation from RBS in April 2019 and will start with NAB no later than April 2020.

Shares in National Australia Bank (ASX:NAB) closed 0.07 per cent lower at $26.92 yesterday.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.