Australian Finance Group Ltd (ASX: AFG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Rebecca Gravestock to the role of Chief People Officer.
Ms Gravestock joins AFG from the private sector, most recently consulting in people advisory and strategy, and leading people and culture for the region at Xero. A qualified and experienced leader, Ms Gravestock comes to AFG with more than 20 years’ experience with high growth public companies, and consulting to clients nationally and globally with Booz & Co. and PwC.
Ms Gravestock holds degrees from the University of Melbourne and La Trobe University, and an MBA from Melbourne Business School.
AFG Chief Executive Officer David Bailey welcomed Ms Gravestock to the role. “I am delighted to welcome Rebecca to AFG. She is a highly accomplished and strategic people leader with a wealth of knowledge and experience that will add value to AFG’s business and employees.”
“Rebecca’s experience in the support and development of high-performance culture and capabilities will make an important contribution to AFG as we continue to focus on supporting our people, executing our strategy and delivering sustainable value creation for our shareholders,” he said.
Ms Gravestock said, ‘I am incredibly excited to be joining the AFG team and broker community and am looking forward to the opportunity to lead our people in support of AFG’s strategy and ambitions at an exciting time in AFG’s growth.’
Ms Gravestock joins the AFG executive team this week and will be based in the company’s Melbourne office. “AFG has more than 60 staff on the east coast so having another key member of our executive team on the eastern seaboard will be a strong advantage,” said Mr Bailey.