Interview Series 2nd July 2020

Banking on an opportunity: Auswide Bank (ASX:ABA) CEO Martin Barrett

In this instalment of our From the helm series, Bell Direct’s Jessica Amir speaks to Auswide Bank's (ASX:ABA) Managing Director and CEO Martin Barrett.

Auswide Bank is a classic Aussie success story - starting as a regional bank and growing to national status. Auswide Bank’s nimble nature has seen it grow half-year profits over 9% as it broadens the competitive landscape.

In this video, Martin discusses what to expect from its second-half results due in August, what the challenges are for the bank amid COVID-19, and how the State of Origin is boosting its brand.

Note: This was recorded on Tuesday 30 June 2020.