Executive General Manager, Product
In January 2019, Paul Varro was appointed Executive General Manager - Product, where he is responsible for Latitude's suite of products across all cards, retail finance, personal loans, auto loans and Insurance.
Paul's career includes experience in financial services across Australia, the United Kingdom and United States. He began his career with Deloitte and Touché in Australia, also working in the UK and the US. Paul is a Chartered Accountant and holds a bachelor of business degree in accounting and business law from Charles Darwin University.
His first GE role was with Global Consumer Finance - Ireland in 2000, from there in 2001, he went to GE Money Home Lending - UK, working in various roles within Finance (Integration, Six Sigma Black Belt, Pricing and FP&A) across mortgages and personal loans.
Paul returned to Australia in 2008 as the CFO for Insurance based in Sydney, before moving to Melbourne in 2010 to take up the role of Financial Director Retailer Solutions, a credit card and retail finance business that has strategic white label partnerships with many of Australia's leading retailers as well as B2C card propositions. In 2013 Paul was appointed Finance Director Consumer Australia, taking responsibility for all cards, retail finance, personal loans and Insurance.
Most recently Paul held the role of Group Treasurer, leading Latitude's Treasury operations, funding programs and debt capital market relationships.