Craig Spencer

Head of Community Engagement, Bankwest

Biography

Craig is the Head of Community Engagement for Bankwest, accountable for the Bankwest Community Engagement programs including colleague volunteering, community sponsorships and strategic partnerships such as the Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre. Craig is also the Executive Manager of the Bankwest Foundation.

Craig joined Bankwest in 2006 as the Head of Organisational Development and Human Resources for the Group Support Divisions. Previously he was Manager of Human Resources for B Digital, a start-up Telecommunications company in WA, and his first role in WA was as Head of HR for Challenge Bank as the culmination of a 13 year career in banking with Westpac.

Craig is Chairman of Volunteering WA, the peak body for volunteering in Western Australia, a board member of the WA Youth Justice Board, and also a community representative on the Bindoon Primary School Board. He is a fellow of Leadership WA, a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors since 2006 and a graduate member of the Governance Institute of Australia.