Kip leads the Westpac Databank team and brings 25 years of commercial experience to the creation of this business. He works alongside the CEO of Data Republic to create a single offering to the market while maintaining the secure by design principle upon which the Westpac Databank and Data Republic eco-system is built.
Prior to joining Westpac, Kip held roles as Chief Operating Officer at Chandler McLeod Group, Chief Executive Officer at Stephenson Mansell Group and Managing Partner Asia Pacific for Axialent. Earlier in his career he held strategy, business development and marketing roles within large corporations, consulting firms, and start-ups. Kip spent the first 8 years of his career in the Military and upon leaving completed a MBA in the UK.
Kip resides in Sydney and enjoys an active lifestyle. He is a sports fan, enjoys travel and is currently learning Spanish.