Group Executive Strategy and Innovation

Since May 2018, Mr Goonan has been NAB’s Executive General Manager Group Strategy and Development with responsibility for the execution of NAB’s corporate strategy and mergers and acquisitions activity globally. Before that role, he was NAB’s Executive General Manager for Corporate Affairs.

Mr Goonan’s career in banking started in 2004 when he first joined NAB as a graduate in the mergers and acquisitions team. He re-joined NAB in 2013 and has led several major strategic initiatives for the Group, including playing a lead role in the divestment of NAB’s UK and US businesses. During his career, he has also worked at Lazard in London and with Goldman Sachs in their investment banking teams.

Nathan is a Director of MLC Limited and holds a Bachelor of Agricultural Science and Commerce (Honours) from the University of Melbourne.

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