Group Executive Profiles
Group Executive, Retail Banking Services
Matt Comyn was appointed Group Executive, Retail Banking Services in August 2012 and joined the Commonwealth Bank in 1999. The Retail Banking division is dedicated to providing exceptional service to its valued customer base of over 10 million Australians by offering superior products and services, supported by world-leading systems and processes.
Matt previously held the position of Executive General Manager for Local Business Banking which includes responsibility for CBA’s small business clients and 1,000 staff. Prior to that Matt was Managing Director of CommSec from 2006 – 2010, and grew market share and profitability through a range of organic and inorganic strategic initiatives. During 2004-2005, he played a lead role in the development of the CommSee platform, the Group’s customer relationship management system and before that he held a number of roles in the Institutional Banking Division.
Matt is a non-executive Director and the shareholder representative of Aussie Home Loans. He is also a Director of Unicef Australia and a member of MasterCard's Global Advisory Board.
Matt holds an Executive MBA from Sydney University, a Master’s degree in Commerce, majoring in finance, and a Bachelor’s degree in Aviation, both from the University of New South Wales. He has also completed the General Management Program at Harvard Business School.
He is married with three children.