M G Smith* Dip Business (Marketing) FAMI CPM FAIM FAICD
Appointed Non-Executive Director on 26 May 2009, and Chairman on 15 November 2017
Mr Smith is currently a Non-Executive Director of Australian Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (appointed 6 September 2017) and became Chairman of that company on 25 January 2018. He is a former Non-Executive Director and Chairman of Patties Foods Limited (retired September 2017), a former Non-Executive Director of Toll Holdings Limited (retired May 2015), and a former Non-Executive Director and Chairman of Food Holdings Limited (retired August 2011).
Mr Smith was Managing Director of Cadbury Schweppes Australia and New Zealand (2003 to 2007) and a member of the Asia Pacific Regional Board. Over a 16-year career with the Cadbury Schweppes group he held senior management positions in Australia, the UK and North America. Prior to joining Cadbury Schweppes Mr Smith's career included senior management roles with Unilever and Uncle Toby's.
G A Billings* BCom FCA MAICD
Appointed Non-Executive Director on 20 December 2011, and Chair of the Audit Committee.
Mr Billings retired from PricewaterhouseCoopers in 2011 after 34 years, where he was head of the Melbourne Assurance practice as well as heading the firm’s Australian and Global Industrial Products business.
Mr Billings is currently a Non-Executive Director of Korvest Limited (appointed May 2013) and became Chairman of that company in September 2014, a Non-Executive Director and Chairman of Azure Healthcare Ltd (appointed 21 October 2015), a Non-Executive Director of Clover Corporation Limited (appointed 20 May 2013) where he is Chair of the Audit Committee, a Non-Executive Director of DomaCom Limited (appointed 23 February 2015) where he is Chair of the Audit Committee, and a Non-Executive Director of Escala Partners Limited (appointed 9 March 2017).
D D Robinson* BSc MSc
Appointed Non-Executive Director on 20 December 2011, and Chair of the Remuneration Committee.
Mr Robinson spent the past 22 years prior to joining the Board with global automotive parts, general industrial and consumer products manufacturer and marketing company Robert Bosch GmbH.
In that time he has worked in the USA, Germany and Australia and had responsibility for sales, marketing, engineering, manufacturing, accounting and personnel. He was President of Robert Bosch Australia and Robert Bosch New Zealand.
A L Templeman-Jones* BComm MRM EMBA CA FAICD
Appointed Non-Executive Director on 1 August 2015, and Chair of the Risk and Compliance Committee
Ms Templeman-Jones is currently a Non-Executive Director of Commonwealth Bank of Australia (appointed 5 March 2018), a Non-Executive Director of Worley Parsons Limited (appointed 1 November 2017) and a Non-Executive Director of The Citadel Group Limited (appointed 8 September 2017), where she is Chair of the Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee. Anne previously served as a Non-Executive Director of HT & E Limited (formerly APN News & Media Limited) (retired May 2018), Cuscal Limited (retired March 2017), Pioneer Credit Limited (retired November 2016), Notre Dame University (retired December 2016) and HBF Health Limited (retired October 2014).
Ms Templeman-Jones has considerable executive experience in institutional and commercial banking, wealth management and insurance, having previously held a number of senior executive roles within Westpac and ANZ.
J P Ling BEng MBA FAICD
Appointed Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer on 1 August 2013. Mr Ling was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of Pact Group Holdings Ltd on 28 April 2014.
Mr Ling was previously CEO and Managing Director of Fletcher Building Limited (2006 to 2012). He has extensive management experience in competitive manufacturing businesses through his senior roles with Fletcher Building and prior roles with Pacifica, Visy and Nylex.
Mr Ling is a former Non-Executive Director of Pacific Brands Limited (retired February 2014).
* All Non-Executive Directors are independent.