Georgette C. Nicholas
Ms. Nicholas was named Chief Executive Officer of Genworth Mortgage Insurance Australia in February 2016, after serving four months as Acting Chief Executive Officer. She had served as Chief Financial Officer of Mortgage Insurance Australia since February 2010, effectively leveraging her financial acumen, industry experience and leadership skills across finance, audit, controllership, strategy, actuarial and investor relations, and her deep understanding of the mortgage insurance business both in the U.S. and international markets. Prior to that, Ms. Nicholas was Senior Vice President, Investor Relations, Public Relations and Rating Agencies with Genworth Financial, Inc. She also served as Chief Financial Officer of the U.S. Mortgage Insurance and International businesses. Before joining Genworth in 2005, Ms. Nicholas was a Director at Deloitte & Touche, providing services to companies in the insurance, real estate and broadcasting industries. Earlier in her career, Georgette worked at Freed Maxick Sachs & Murphy, a top 100 accounting firm in Buffalo, NY, where she focused on audit, acquisitions and mergers, tax and strategic financial planning. Before that, she served as an Internal Auditor at ITT Corporation. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from the University of Bridgeport, CT, and is a Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant.