Sid Miller, OBE
Chief Executive, EQC
As Chief Executive of EQC, Sid works with the EQC Board and managers to provide strategic direction to the business. He reports to Ministers and the public on EQC’s work.
Sid was most recently Chief Customer Officer at ACC. He was also previously General Manager Claims Management for two years and headed the People, Communications and Change Teams when he joined ACC in 2012.
Sid joined AXA in 2008 as General Manager People, Projects and Information Systems and then led the integration of AXA and AMP when the two organisations merged in 2011. He has also worked for Alcatel-Lucent (a telecommunication company) and Air New Zealand.
Sid began his career in the Royal Air Force where he worked in various roles, including as operations Manager for the Red Arrows Display Team, achieving the rank of Wing Commander. He is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer. He then joined the UK’s NHS leading and delivering commercial programmes before coming to New Zealand.
Sid has a BSC (Hons) from Coventry University and an MBA from Lancaster University. He was awarded an OBE in 2003 for his contribution to defence.