Lyn Cobley is the Executive General Manager, Retail Products and Third Party Banking at CBA where she is responsible for leading the team that manages CBA’s portfolio of retail products including home loans, deposits, personal loans, foreign exchange products, microbusiness lending as well as third party mortgage broker distribution.
Prior to this time, she was the Group Treasurer from August 2007 to September 2013 where she was responsible for leading the team that managed the Group's balance sheet, funding and liquidity operations, capital management and asset and liability management. Lyn was previously CBA’s Head of Balance Sheet Management.
Lyn has had over 20 years of experience in financial services including roles as Head of Securitisation at Citibank, Head of Securitisation at Commonwealth Bank, CEO of Tradingroom (a JV between Macquarie Bank and Fairfax) and Head of Financial Institutions at Barclays Capital in Australia. Lyn is also a director on a number of CBA Group companies including Colonial Holdings Company Limited and is a past director of Colonial First State Investments Limited and Colonial First State Asset Management Limited.
Lyn has completed a Bachelor of Economics at Macquarie University, the Challenge of Leadership programme at INSEAD, the AICD Company Directors’ course and is a Senior Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia.
Lyn is married with 2 children.