Spotlight on Leadership:
Meet Drew Westall

Today, we shine a spotlight on one of our key leaders who truly embodies our values: Drew Westall. 

Drew was a seasoned tax professional with a solid foundation in accounting at mid and large-sized firms when he was offered the opportunity to lead the Tax and Treasury teams at Prosperity Life. His decision to embrace the role was driven by his learning mindset and desire to expand his capabilities to become a more well-rounded professional.

“When I interviewed for the position, I was very honest about my background in Treasury. At the time, we were still small and not complicated, so when Zac Jones, our CFO, told me he was confident that I would figure it out, I decided to take the plunge. And I am glad I did – it was an incredible learning experience.”

Nearly four years later, Drew is still thriving in an environment that offers the chance tackle diverse challenges daily. Drew’s story is a testament to adaptability, continuous learning, and the magic that happens when professionals step out of their comfort zones.

At Prosperity Life, Drew is not just a leader but an inspiration for many. And what truly sets Drew apart is his commitment to job satisfaction. He operates on the philosophy that while loving 100% of your job might be aspirational, finding passion and purpose in at least 80% is non-negotiable. If a role isn’t aligning with a team member’s strengths or interests, Drew is proactive in reshuffling responsibilities, ensuring everyone is positioned for success and fulfillment.

“One question that I ask my team members is, ‘are you happy?’ Just asking point blank. ‘How are you spending your days? Do you like what you are doing? Do you feel like you’re over stressed? Overworked? If so, let’s figure out how to become more efficient or get more resources to help you.’”

If you’re looking to join a company where you can learn, grow, and make a difference, head to the Prosperity Life careers page and find a role that fulfills your personal and professional ambitions.