Newcastle Permanent Building Society has announced the appointment of Margie Haseltine as a Non-Executive Director to its Board.
Margie is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, has attended Harvard University’s General Manager School, and holds a number of leadership qualifications.
Newcastle Permanent Building Society Chair, Jeff Eather, said the appointment recognised Margie’s qualifications and directorial experience.
“On behalf of the Board of Directors, I’m delighted to welcome Margie to Newcastle Permanent,” Jeff said.
“Margie brings with her more than a decade of board experience and a highly successful executive career with Mars Incorporated.
“Her experience in change management, information technology, and strategic procurement adds to the existing depth and diversity of our Board of Directors. I am confident her skills will complement those of the other Newcastle Permanent Directors.
“Newcastle Permanent is the most financially secure building society in Australia in terms of net assets. The Board’s role is to govern Newcastle Permanent and enhance and protect the long-term value for its customers.”
Margie said she is proud to be joining Newcastle Permanent’s Board.
“I’m excited and proud to be joining Newcastle Permanent; such a fabulous success story, market leader, and a great asset to regional communities in NSW. As a Central Coast resident, I was very attracted to be part of an organisation that gives so much back to their members and their community,” Margie said.
“This appointment is a fantastic opportunity for me to join a professional and experienced team of Directors. With some confidence, I hope that my experience will make a valued and positive contribution.”
Margie joins other Directors Jeff Eather (Chair), Ross Griffiths, Jennifer Leslie, Samantha Martin-Williams, Phil Neat and David Shanley.
IMAGE | Non-Executive Director of Newcastle Permanent Building Society’s Board, Margie Haseltine.
As a complete retail financial services provider, Newcastle Permanent provides a genuine alternative to traditional banks for a range of financial services including the day to day needs of business banking members.
Besides an extensive network of branches and ATMs, Newcastle Permanent also offers comprehensive electronic banking services that allow their members to conveniently and efficiently conduct their financial business.