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ANZ Related articles Feb-March 2022 ( New since Feb 2022 newsletter)

ANZ's new CTO banks on "big technology bets"

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Aus infrastructure: blueprints need review Catherine Birch Senior Economist, ANZ

A guide to the colours of hydrogen Staff Writer ANZ Insights

ANZ is extremely proud to be one of the first companies in Australia to be certified as a Family Inclusive Workplace under the national standards launched earlier this year by Parents At Work and UNICEF Australia.

ANZ is proud to be awarded Australia’s Most Popular Graduate Employer for 2022, at the AFR GradConnection Top Graduate Employers Awards.

Pollination and ANZ announce strategic partnership to support net zero transition in Asia Pacific


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IT’S NOT THE ‘BIG QUIT’. IT’S THE ‘BIG LIFE ASSESSMENT’! Jana MatthewsANZ Chair in Business Growth Director, Australian Centre for Business Growth | UniSA Business

Shayne Elliott and Tammy Medard chat on video about COVID, the outlook and how ANZ is positioned to help its customers

As customer preferences evolve, ANZ Group Executive for Australia Retail & Commercial Banking Mark Hand explains how the bank plans to simplify fees on its #homeloans.

WATCH: partnering towards net-zero

Engineering a new generation of technology Tim Hogarth Chief Technology Officer, ANZ

A recording of last Friday's live chat with Shayne Elliott and Kathryn van der Merwe

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In our Defiant Optimist™ session last week, I spoke with the inspiring CEO of ANZ on how inclusive finance is critical to the economy.

Building a modern, digital customer experience as an ANZx Grad

Aus infrastructure: blueprints need review Catherine Birch Senior Economist, ANZ

Cheltenham GC One of the venues of our ANZROC golf days also featuring ANZROC VP Ken Pattison. A good 9 hole sand belt course.

ANZ ranked #1 by Institutional customers five years in a row Awarded 2022 Greenwich Quality Leader in Asian Large Corporate Banking

Revolutionising the industry – from inside and out Andrew Cornell Managing Editor, bluenotes

Newly announced ANZ Group Executive Australian Retail Maile Carnegie says the time is right to bring two of the bank's major portfolios back together

The time is right to remerge the bank’s Retail and Digital portfolios and build a separate Commercial offering, according to ANZ Chief Executive Shayne Elliott.

While prices for #AgriCommodities may start to level after some of the extraordinary peaks of 2021, they remain historically very high across the board. ANZ's Mark Bennett and Michael Whitehead harvest the data.

The Aus Fed Budget is expected to show sharp improvement in the country’s fiscal position, driven by an improving outlook, Hayden Dimes & David Plank write.

As we see COVID related restrictions rapidly wound back across the globe, many teams are now putting their hybrid working plans to the test. Here is are some useful insights from ISG (Information Services Group) that look beyond the surface level trends around our permanently changed workplace.

With a federal #election around the corner, it’s unlikely the upcoming #Budget2022 will see a shift towards fiscal repair, according to ANZ's Hayden Dimes and David Plank.

PARTNERSHIP PROVIDES A BOOST TO EDUCATION Samantha LenkicMedia and Communications Manager, Ganbina

The first-order economic impacts of the European crisis are unlikely to be substantial outside of the continent, Richard Yetsenga writes.

ANZ Bank has promoted former Google Australia managing director Maile Carnegie to group retail executive, fuelling speculation she could be a contender to become the next chief executive.

Fonterra Co-operative Council Appoints Fred Ohlsson to the Milk Price Panel

Shayne Elliott • Chief Executive Officer at ANZ Today we celebrate the achievements and vital contribution that women at ANZ and women in all communities make every day.

IWD 2022: time to break the bias Jemma Wight Production Editor, bluenotes

ANZ today announced it will appoint Chris Raciti as Country Head China, reporting to Simon Ireland, Managing Director, International.

After graduating with a Commercial Law degree in Beijing, Felton decided to move to Australia to pursue further education. It was a speech at his university by Australia’s former Foreign Affairs Minister, Bob Carr that inspired Felton to make the move down under.

ANZ has adapted quickly to deal with the payments needs of major clients, according to the bank's Director for Institutional Customer Solutions Anne A'Speculo.

ANZ today announced it will appoint Mark Evans as Country Head Singapore, Head of South East Asia, India and Middle East, following Vishnu Shahaney’s decision to retire after a 40 year career with the Bank. The appointment is subject to regulatory approval.







Vale John Parkes Respected Honorary Member of ANZROC Victoria

We received a text from Brian Day advising  that he had just heard from Michael
Parkes that his father, John Parkes, passed away at 3.30am yesterday
14/02/2022 aged 85. John has been in care for the last 12 months having
lost his sight.

Our condolences are extended to John's family

ANZ Fauna collection for personal cheques

At lunch last week, Sue Willis mentioned that she had come across a folder with the attached photos dating from some time in the 1980/90's.

We thought it was worth sharing with Members as a bit of nostalgia.


Vale Ray Allsop Respected Honorary Member of ANZROC Victoria


ALLSOP                                 R.J. (RAY)                            86 YEARS             04/02/2022

Ann Allsop emailed “It is with great sadness that I have to tell you that my beautiful husband of 61 years  has died on the 4th of February and his funeral on the 9th.  

As you can imagine our family are very sad but grateful for the life of Ray and the love he has always shown us. “ 

Apparently Ray was a great footballer for the ES&A Football team playing over 230 games and often with his great mate the late Trevor Cookson

Our condolences are extended to Ann and her family

Lunch photos Mail Exchange Feb 2022

Our first lunch for 2022 attended by 38 Members


Anne Wee
Aldo Faella
Anne Schnittler 
Bernadette Hulbert ©
Carol Jukes
Carole Whiting
Concetto La Fauci ©
Deb Elliott
Eamon Veaney ©
Geoffrey Sandow
George Cooper ©
Geri Macgregor ©
Jane Low
Jeanette Fleming
Jill Ward
Jim Dusting
Joan Nathan ©
John Hudgson ©
John Moore
Julia Bayer
Karen Faella
Kathy Trace 
Ken Crawford ©
Ken Pattison ©
Leanne Parker
Mike Devlin
Norris Gale
Paul Tovey
Pauline Speed
Peter Chubb
Peter Saville
Robin Cates
Ron Adams©
Sandra Brown
Sheryl Heard
Susan Willis
Vicky Genius ©
Wayne Hulbert