David Thomas

David Thomas

Job Title: Chief Analytics Officer

Company: Bank of New Zealand

David has enjoyed a career across a number of industries including Financial Services, Media, Retail and Academia.  Beginning his career as a business owner David has spent the last 12 years working for NZ Corporates.  Previous titles include both Head of Business Performance and Head of Corporate Strategy at BNZ as well as Head of Strategy and Operations for ANZ NZ’s Business Bank.  His current role as Chief Analytics Officer for BNZ is a recent appointment to a new role.  David leads BNZ’s Centre of Excellence for Analytics and is responsible for the development of the bank’s Information Strategy.  David holds a Bachelor of Commerce with a double major in Management and Management Accounting and a Master of Commerce (Hons) both from the University of Auckland.

Speaking at the following:

15:55 - 16:30
Keynote Talent Panel: The Art of Building a High Performing Data Analytics Teams

Recruiting the best fit for your organisation, whilst keeping diversity in mind. What does equality look like? Nurturing: how to challenge your data analytics team intellectually, fostering growth, trust and confidence. Growing talent: what are the best training programs? Is there a need to tailor courses within Australia to bridge the talent gap? Examining the… Read more.