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Chief Executive Officer, Mr Shannon White

Shannon White is the CEO of the NHFB. He is responsible for the effective delivery of the NHFB’s outputs and supports the Administrator to fulfil his functions.

Prior to his appointment as the NHFB CEO, Shannon was the Assistant Secretary of the Health System Financing and Evaluation Branch within the Commonwealth Department of Health.

In his role, Shannon worked extensively on national health reform issues and represented the Department in various national Committees. These included negotiations on the Addendum to the NHR Agreement.

Shannon has 25 years experience in the Australian Public Service across executive positions at Health, Immigration and Border Protection, and Defence with a strong focus on financial management and strategic advice on budget related policy and operational matters.

I am proud to perform my role in Australia’s health system, one of the best in the world.