Ms Kerr-Smith joined Australian Unity in September 2017 as Group Executive, Finance & Strategy. She has oversight of the Group’s finance function and is responsible for the effective execution of strategic direction and initiatives, treasury, capital management and organisation-wide performance measures.
Esther’s most recent role in Australia was with the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA). Esther was part of the senior leadership team responsible for implementing the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), leading the market stewardship and commissioning work, including housing and transport. Her previous employers include strategy consulting firm Boston Consulting Group and Macquarie Bank.
Esther has experience working with companies across a diverse range of industries and regulatory environments including in financial services, human services, government, retail, asset and funds management, and infrastructure.