Peter has enjoyed a long and very successful career in fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), holding senior roles with SC Johnson, Reckitt & Coleman, Ampol/Caltex and Arnott’s and was CEO of AGB McNair and Schwarzkopf.
He has also run his own strategic consultancy business for six years with clients including Qantas, Telstra, George Patterson Bates, John Singleton Advertising and McDonald’s Australia. In 2003, he became the CEO of McDonald’s Australia.
Peter is Chairman of Southern Cross Media Group Limited and was previously Chairman of Mantra Group Holdings Limited, Pacific Brands Limited, Nine Entertainment Co and NEC Holdings Pty Limited and a Director of Insurance Australia Group Limited.
Melanie has extensive financial and professional services experience in both Executive and non-Executive roles in a wide range of industries and has had significant Board-level exposure to international operations and global businesses.
During the last 10 years, Melanie has held non-Executive Directorship roles at Aevum Limited, Hydro Tasmania, Rhodium Asset Solutions, Crowe Horwath Australasia Limited, Club Assist Limited, Ardent Leisure Limited and Pepper Group Limited.
Melanie has also held Senior Executive roles with Deutsche Bank (Director) and Bankers Trust Australia (Vice President) and was CEO and an Executive Director of NRMA Investments until March 2015.
Melanie is currently a Non-Executive Director of, Southern Cross Media Group Limited, Challenger Limited and Challenger Life Company Limited
Liz has extensive commercial leadership & strategic development experience, having held senior executive roles scaling international corporations easyJet Plc, Monarch Travel Group and, most recently, as Group Executive Commercial of Virgin Australia Holdings Limited. Liz has deep expertise in the travel and tourism industries and strong operational knowledge of digital and ecommerce.
In 2012, Liz established a successful consulting practice advising well-recognised corporations in the travel and tourism, retail, automotive, telecommunications and technology sectors with a focus on strategic development, customer value solutions and change leadership.
Liz is currently Non-Executive Director of Triathlon Australia Pty Ltd and Brisbane Marketing Pty Ltd. She is an Advisory Board Member of Madison Technologies Pty Ltd, Noel Robinson Architects Pty Ltd and Appster Pty Ltd .
Liz is also a Non-Executive Director of recently listed People Infrastructure Ltd.Liz holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Bristol University UK, a Master of Science from Cranfield University UK and completed a Management Development Programme at Harvard Business School, USA.
Liz is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Institute of Directors, UK.
Andrew has been described as a serial entrepreneur, being involved in the establishment, design, funding, commercialisation and ultimate sale (both trade sale and IPO) of a number of businesses in a diverse range of industries. Until recently he was CEO of SuperIQ, the largest administrator of Self Managed Super Funds in Australia.
Andrew has sat on a wide range of ATO and treasury committees, including Simple Super Legislation committee, Regulations review for ATO, Henry and Cooper Review industry panel and a range of Senate select committees. Andrew has interests that extend through agriculture and the financial technology industry and continues to be committed to assisting firms to grow, develop and commercialise their activities.
He currently sits on the board of Guild Trustee Services, Landcare NSW and is Chairman of Gold Cross Products & Services.