Group Executive Profiles
Annabel F Spring
Group Executive, Wealth Management
Annabel Spring joined the Wealth Management Division of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), as Group Executive, in October 2011.
She is responsible for Colonial First State, Colonial First State Global Asset Management, Wealth Management Advice and CommInsure, and is a member of the Group Executive Committee.
Annabel joined the CBA Group in March 2009 as Group Head of Strategy where she was responsible for corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and government relations.
Before joining the CBA Group, Annabel was Managing Director and Global Head of Firm Strategy and Execution at Morgan Stanley based in New York. Previous to that she held various positions in Leveraged Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Finance. Annabel has worked in the USA, Asia and Australia.
Annabel is a member of the Advisory Board for the Salvation Army Australian Eastern Territories, Co-Deputy Chair of the Financial Services Council (FSC) and Co-Deputy Chair of the FSC's Administration and Risk Board Committee. She is also a member of Chief Executive Women.
Annabel holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Economics, both with honours, from the University of Sydney and a Masters of Business Administration from Harvard Business School, where she graduated as a George F. Baker Scholar.