Graham Paterson

Graham is the Head of Sustainability and Community at Westpac and with responsibility to manage and drive the Westpac Group corporate responsibility and sustainability agenda. The role includes responsibility for sustainability reporting, community partnerships, Indigenous engagement, organisational mentoring, skilled volunteering, Matching Gifts and the Westpac Foundation.

Since joining the Bank of New South Wales in 1970 he has held various senior positions across the Westpac Group in South Australia, Tasmania and New South Wales. He is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia.

Graham was appointed to the Indigenous Tourism Industry Advisory Panel to Tourism Australia from 2006-2010 and was a Board Member of The Infants’ Home Child and Family Services, Sydney from 2008-9. He is currently a Director of Westpac Matching Gifts Limited and Chair of the United
Nations Global Compact Network Australia Limited.