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Westpac New Zealand
|The history of Westpac in New Zealand dates back to 1861 when the Bank of New South Wales for the first time set up its branch in the country. Westpac in New Zealand underwent a number of transitions until 2002 when the bank had finally changed its New Zealand name from WestpacTrust to Westpac and relocates its head office from Wellington to Auckland. Today, with its new head office address located in Auckland, Westpac Bank is the second largest bank in the country providing a full range of personal and business banking and wealth management products and services to the New Zealanders. It operates two banks- Westpac New Zealand Limited and Westpac Banking Corporation and is operating with the brand names 'Westpac New Zealand', 'Westpac Life New Zealand' and 'BT New Zealand'.
Westpac Banking Corporation Group is a multinational financial services company with branches and controlled entities throughout Australia and New Zealand, pacific regions and offices in key international financial centers including New York, London, Hong Kong and Singapore. The executive team and board of directors of Westpac Group are listed below with their profile:
Executive Team |
Gail Kelly- CEO and Managing Director
John Arthur- Group Executive, Counsel & Secretariat
Rob Chapman- Chief Executive, St. George Bank
Peter Clare- Group Executive, Product & Operations
Philip Coffey- Chief Financial Officer
Rob Coombe- Group Executive, Westpac Retail & Business Banking
Brad Cooper- Chief Executive Officer, BT Financial Group
George Frazis- CEO, Westpac New Zealand Limited
Peter Hanlon- Group Executive, People & Transformation
Bob McKinnon- Group Executive, Technology
Jon Nicholson- Chief Strategy Officer
Greg Targett- Chief Risk Officer
Rob Whitfield- Group Executive, Westpac Institutional Bank
Board of Directors
Ted Evans AC- Group Chairman
Gail Kelly- CEO and MD
John Curtis AM
Carolyn Hewson AO
Westpac New Zealand Limited
Westpac New Zealand Ltd was incorporated in 2006 as a full subsidiary of Westpac New Zealand. As per the company profile, the bank is one of the country's largest banks with over 200 branches and 500 ATMs, 5,500 staff and over 1.2 million customers nationwide. The bank has been contributing and helping the New Zealanders make the most of life by helping its customers and employees achieve their goals, committing to social and environmental sustainability, supporting various programs such as free Managing Your Money workshop, Westpac Rescue Helicopters, and supporting a number of business events and organizations that encourage business excellence and many more.
Customers can avail a wide range of banking and financial products and services of Westpac Bank NZ. Its available products and services includes such as insurance, credit cards, foreign exchange, migrant banking, home loans, home insurance, investments, kiwisaver, savings accounts, term deposits, travel insurance, vehicle insurance, travel card, visa debit card and mastercard and more. Customers also can enjoy one stop convenient banking services such as internet banking, telephone banking, mobile banking, online share trading etc. Westpac offers competitive home loans and mortgage rates, term deposit interest rates, currency exchange rate, account fees and other service fees such as payments, ATM/EFTPOS Card, personal overdraft, overseas transfer etc.
Westpac NZ Branches
Westpac has operating branches and ATMs throughout New Zealand. To locate branches and ATMs, and to find the location address, BSB numbers or branch codes, phone number, fax number and opening hours of branches in states and locations such as Christchurch, Dunedin, Hamilton, Albany, Dinsdale, Gisborne, Eastgate, Glen Eden, Kilbirnie, Kamo, Manukau, Nelson, New Lynn, New Brighton, Newtown, Napier, New Plymouth, North Shore, Parnell, Palmerston North, Papanui, Papakura, Porirua, Remuera, St Lukes, St Heliers, Sylvia Park, Te Awamutu, Timaru, Tauranga, Upper Riccarton, Upper Hutt, Whakatane, Westport, Wainuiomata, Westgate and more, customers may log on to Red Pages directory through www.westpac.co.nz/redpages. This Red Pages Directory allows customers find branches, ATM locations, people and contact numbers of Westpac in NZ. Given below is the registered head office location address and swift code of Westpac New Zealand.
Westpac New Zealand Registered Head Office Address
Westpac on Takutai Square
16 Takutai Square
Swift Code: WPACNZ2W
Westpac New Zealand Online Banking
With Westpac Online Banking, customers can access banking transactions and information anytime and anywhere. Registered customers can simply sign in by entering their Login Customer ID and password and make online bill or tax payments, view balances and transaction details, transfer funds, redeem hot points, receive online statements and many more. Business online banking users have to sign in by entering their Business ID, Login ID and Password. Customers also can use mobile on line banking service which is designed for use on smartphones and wireless app such as iphone and iPad and can enjoy banking online even while on the go.
Westpac NZ Careers
Westpac offers rewarding and challenging opportunities in a variety of disciplines and areas with endless growth and development programs and competitive employee benefit packages. The Graduate Programme at Westpac gives ample of opportunities to go getter candidates to explore and pursue their dream goal and gain practical business experience. Job seekers can find a number of vacancies in various fields such as IT, finance, marketing, human resources, customer service, and many more with flexible work options. The Job Search tab on the career site allows individuals to search available jobs at Westpac in various locations. Job seekers may also complete an online job application form or register for future job vacancies at Westpac. For detailed graduate recruitment and job opportunities, please visit the career site of the bank.
For more information about Westpac New Zealand, and to learn all other related info including annual report, covered bond, Act 2006, Franchise Awards 2008, inland revenue, share price, stadium, mortgage calculator, routing number, securities limited, economic research and forecast, news and media releases and more, please log on to the personal homepage of the bank's official website.