Kathryn van der Merwe, ANZ (AU)

2021 HRD Global 100

group executive talent and culture

ANZ’s Kathryn van der Merwe commenced her role as group executive talent and culture in May 2017. Prior to joining the banking giant, Van der Merwe worked for Bain & Company, where she spent for 14 years of her career leading business transformations. This includes strengthening organisational culture and capability, and the development and delivery of change strategies to improve performance and facilitate sustainable growth. She was most recently expert vice president for Bain’s results delivery practice in the Asia Pacific.