Stuart Edwards - Chief Executive Officer
Stuart was appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer in 2015 and also holds the position of Executive Director. Stuart is a highly successful strategic business leader with more than 25 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry across listed banks and the customer owned, mutual sector.
Since joining Southern Cross Credit Union Stuart has led the complete transformation of the business delivering positive results in the key strategic areas including organisational culture, employee engagement, financial performance, process improvement and customer experience.
Stuart is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, holds a Diploma in Financial Services and has completed various executive level management and leadership qualifications.
Living locally in the Northern Rivers region Stuart is passionate about the role customer owned financial institutions can, and should, play in supporting strong and healthy communities.