Executive Team

Executive Team

Jonathan Lee: Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan Lee was appointed to the Co-op Money NZ Executive in February 2011 as Chief Operating Officer, and in July 2018 was appointed Chief Executive Officer.

Prior to joining Co-op Money NZ, Jonathan held senior roles in New Zealand and overseas.  Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Business Studies from Massey University and a Master of Business Administration from Henley Management College in the UK.

Jonathan lives in Auckland and his interests include tennis, travel and spending time with family.

Geoff Goodwin: Chief Financial Officer

Geoff Goodwin was appointed as Chief Financial Officer of Co-op Money NZ in February 2018 and is responsible for managing the organisation’s finances.

Prior to joining Co-op Money NZ, Geoff held a number of senior finance and executive roles in both the private and public sector including NZ Health Partnerships, Health Benefits Limited, Tower Insurance and Trust Bank.

Outside of work, Geoff enjoys keeping active, fishing and spending time with his family.

Deane Johns: Chief Information Officer

Deane Johns was appointed as Chief Information Officer of Co-op Money NZ in August 2011.

Deane has extensive experience in a broad range of insurance, IT and service delivery roles. Deane began his career after completing a Bachelor of Science at Victoria University. He worked for Royal Sun Alliance for 15 years initially as an Underwriter and Claims Settlements Manager. Deane was previously employed by Gen-i as Programme Manager, responsible for a large team managing the ERP upgrade for a large New Zealand Corporate.

Deane has a strong understanding of strategic issues, IT roadmaps, project governance and proven leadership experience.

Monica Mathis: Chief Operating Officer

Monica Mathis was appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Co-op Money NZ in May 2018

Monica has more than 25 years experience in Financial Services and has held senior roles across the globe in Insurance, Consumer Finance, Investment Banking, Superannuation and across the full spectrum of financial products.

Monica holds an  MBA and is passionate about the customer, fit for purpose products, customer experience and lifecycle.

Innovation, change and re-engineering is her passion and has significant experience in large change programmes, impacting stakeholders, shareholders, customers and employees.


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