AIA bolsters executive team with two appointments

14 February 2024 dot 3 mins read
Melbourne, 14 February 2024 – Life, health and wellbeing insurer AIA Australia has appointed Susan Turner as its new Chief Financial Officer and Anna Livingston to the position of Chief People & Culture Officer.
Susan who was most recently Executive Director, Central Operations, at The University of Sydney, brings over 20 years in senior finance leadership roles within the banking, wealth, investment management and insurance industries.
Having started her career at Zurich, Susan has since worked in senior CFO and COO roles at Commonwealth Bank and Westpac.
Anna has more than 20 years of experience championing people, inclusion and diversity, both in Australia and overseas. Most recently, Anna held the role of Chief Diversity and People Officer with Tennis Australia, with responsibility for 4,000 team members as well as driving the organisation's award-winning inclusion and diversity efforts.
Anna brings her passion for supporting inclusive communities and health & wellbeing to her role with AIA.
Damien Mu, CEO of AIA Australia, said he was delighted to welcome Susan and Anna to the executive team:
“Susan and Anna both have impressive track records of success in their own fields, with strong leadership capability and expertise.”
“They will play critical role in helping drive our focus on future readiness, championing healthier, longer, and better lives, and achieving high performance.”
Media contacts:
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AIA Australia
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About AIA Australia
AIA Australia is a leading life insurance specialist with 50 years’ experience and purpose to make a difference in people’s lives. In 2014 the company launched AIA Vitality, a world leading, science-based health and wellbeing program, to the Australian market. In July 2017, AIA and its partners launched AIA’s health insurance business, now known as AIA Health Insurance.
In 2021, CommInsure Life was integrated into AIA Australia. The lives of more than 5.7 million Australians are protected and enhanced through AIA Australia’s unique value proposition of life, health and wellbeing. Our vision is to embrace shared value in championing Australia to be the healthiest and best protected nation in the world.
In pursuit of this, AIA Australia has developed AIA Embrace- a comprehensive wellbeing ecosystem of world-class products, programs and partnerships. These are designed to help customers, partners and the broader community to embrace better health and wellbeing.
In offering a broad range of health and wellbeing services to its customers, partners and broader community, AIA is proudly helping people lead healthier, longer, better lives. 
AIA Australia has been recognised with multiple awards, including the ANZIIF Life Insurance Company of the Year (2023, 2022), Women in Finance Employer of the Year Award (2018, 2019), Super Review’s Best Insurer of the Year (2018, 2019), FSC Life Insurance Industry Awards Innovation in Group Life Insurance (2021), Shared Value Awards Organisation of the Year (2020) and Shared Value Project of the Year (2021).
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