Mr Priestley was appointed with effect from 7 November 2017 for a five-year term.
Mr Priestley has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry. He served as the Chief Executive Officer of J.P. Morgan Australia & New Zealand, and was a member of the bank’s Asia Pacific Management Committee, roles he held for 15 years. Other roles at J.P. Morgan have included CEO of the ASEAN Region, Head of Global Emerging Markets and Head of International Fixed Income for Europe, Middle East and Africa Region, and Head of International Fixed Income, Asia Pacific Region. Prior to J.P. Morgan, Mr Priestley held senior financial markets roles, including at Macquarie Bank after starting his career at Price Waterhouse. He has been a Director and Chairman of the Australian Financial Markets Association and a member of the Business Council of Australia. Mr Priestley is currently the Non-Executive Chairman of J.P. Morgan Australia & New Zealand, a Director of ASX Limited, the Banking and Finance Oath, a Council member of the Australian Business & Community Network, and a member of the Tennis NSW Corporate Advisory Board.