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Director - Ed Close

Non-Executive Director

Experience and expertise

Ed is our most recent appointment to the nib foundation Board, bringing ten years’ experience working in the financial services and health insurance sector.

He is currently nib’s Group Executive Australian Residents Health Insurance with responsibility for overseeing the end to end ownership of marketing and product assets for the Australian Residents Health Insurance business.

Previously, Ed held senior management positions with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia in various retail banking roles spanning Product Management, Strategy and Customer Engagement.

Ed has a breadth of experience with nib helping people and communities live healthier lives, most recently leading the launch of nib’s Bushfire Relief support package for members as well as nib’s COVID-19 member support package. The packages were designed to help our members maintain their health and wellbeing and provide financial support to those who need it most.

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