Nathan Goonan joined the Executive Leadership team in April 2020 in the newly created position of Group Executive Strategy and Innovation. Prior to this, he was NAB’s Executive General Manager, Group Strategy and Development, with responsibility for the execution of corporate strategy and global mergers and acquisitions. He has also held the role of NAB’s Executive General Manager for Corporate Affairs.
Nathan began his banking career in 2004 when he joined NAB as a graduate in the Mergers and Acquisitions team. He has worked at Lazard in London and in the investment banking teams at Goldman Sachs. Nathan re-joined NAB in 2013 and has led several major strategic initiatives since, playing a lead role in the divestment of NAB’s UK and US businesses.
Nathan is a Director of MLC Limited and holds a Bachelor of Agricultural Science and Commerce (Honours) from the University of Melbourne.