Member of the Supervisory Board
Member since June 7, 2018
John McFarlane has been a member of Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield’s Supervisory Board since June 7, 2018 and a member of its Audit Committee since July 1, 2018. Previously, he was a Non-Executive Independent Director of Westfield Corporation before its acquisition by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield. He is currently Chairman and Independent Non-executive Director of Westpac, Chairman of TheCityUK, Non-Executive Director of Old Oak Holdings, and a member of the UK Financial Services Trade and Investment Board, and the Institut International d’Etudes Bancaires. His prior experiences include former Chairman of Barclays, Aviva, FirstGroup, and the Australian Bankers Association. Prior to that, he held such posts as former CEO of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) for 10 years, former Group Executive Director of Standard Chartered, former board member of the International Monetary Conference, and former Head of Citibank in the UK. Mr McFarlane is also former Non-Executive Director of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group, Capital Radio, and the London Stock Exchange. He has an MA from the University of Edinburgh (Scotland), an MBA from Cranfield University (UK), and studied finance at the London Business School.
Mr McFarlane, born in 1947, is British and Australian.