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Gail Kelly, Westpac CEO, busts the pay gap myth

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Gail Kelly, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Gail began her banking career in 1980, and by 2001 Gail had held various senior management roles in a broad range of areas including retail and commercial banking, strategy, marketing and human resources. Gail has spent the last ten years as CEO of two Australian banks, St.George Bank from 2002 to 2007 and Westpac from 1 February 2008 to date.
Gail holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and Higher Diploma of Education from Cape Town University, an MBA with Distinction from the University of Witwatersrand, and an Honorary Doctorate of Business from Charles Sturt University.
Gail is a non-executive director of the Business Council of Australia, the Australian Banker's Association, the Financial Markets Foundation for Children, and a member of the Financial Services Advisory Council and the Sydney Cricket and Sports Ground Trust. Gail is also Care Australia's Ambassador for Women's Empowerment.
John Arthur, Chief Operating Officer
John was appointed Chief Operating Officer on 24 November 2011 with responsibility for Group Services, which encompasses technology, banking operations, legal and property services. He joined Westpac as Group Executive, Counsel & Secretariat, on 1 December 2008. Most recently, prior to that appointment, John was Managing Director and Chief Executive of Investa Property Group until 2007. Previously, John has been a partner at Freehills and Group General Counsel of Lend Lease Limited. He also served as Chairman of legal firm Gilbert + Tobin and has had a distinguished career as legal partner, corporate executive and non-executive director.
Philip Coffey, Chief Financial Officer
Philip was appointed Chief Financial Officer in December 2005, with responsibility for Westpac’s finance, tax, treasury and investor relations functions. He joined Westpac in 1996, and was appointed Group Executive, Westpac Institutional Bank in 2002.
He has extensive experience in financial markets, funds management and finance, firstly with the Reserve Bank of Australia, then Citicorp and AIDC Ltd. He has held roles in the UK and New Zealand. Philip has an honours degree in Economics and has completed the Executive Program at Stanford University Business School.

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