Sinead Taylor is an experienced and highly regarded banking executive, bringing a rich international perspective from more than two decades of commercial banking experience.
Sinead was appointed Chief Operations Officer in October 2021 and is responsible for all banking, markets and group regulatory operations across Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Prior to this, Sinead was Executive General Manager of Bankwest (a division of Commonwealth Bank) having led the business since 2019, following six years across a number of areas including the business and retail bank.
Sinead has held a variety of Executive roles at Commonwealth Bank in Global Markets, Strategy, Marketing, Business and Corporate Banking. She has also managed strategy and marketing teams for a number of top tier professional service firms in the UK and Australia, as well as working in senior roles in publishing, radio production and broadcasting.
Sinead holds a Master of Business Administration from the Australian Graduate School of Management, is accredited with the Australian Financial Markets Association, and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing in the UK. Sinead served as the Chair of the Bankwest Foundation and is a former Board member for WA Ballet. She is a member of Chief Executive Women Australia.