AZ NGA has appointed Chesne Stafford to the newly created role of executive general manager.

Currently in the role of chief growth officer at HUB24, Stafford will report to AZ NGA chief executive officer Paul Barrett when she commences with AZ NGA in July 2024.

Stafford has over 25 years’ financial services experience, spanning superannuation, wealth management, life insurance and advice. She joined HUB24 in 2022, after seven years at MetLife in various senior roles including chief distribution officer, and chief customer and marketing officer.

Prior to that, she spent over 10 years at OnePath and MLC in sales strategy and advice roles.