simon-mckeon

Non-Executive Director

AO, BCom, LLB, FAICD

Mr McKeon has been a Director since February 2020. He is a Member of the Board’s Risk Committee.

Mr McKeon has more than 40 years of experience in financial services, law, government, and charities. He held a range of senior executive roles with Macquarie Group, including as Executive Chairman of its business in the State of Victoria. He previously served as Chairman of AMP, MYOB and CSIRO and was Founding President of the Federal Government’s Australian Takeovers Panel, as well as its Point Nepean Community Trust.

Mr McKeon also served as Founding Chairman of MS Research Australia and Business for Millennium Development and as Chairman of the Federal Government’s Panel which in 2013 completed a Strategic Review of Health and Medical Research.

Mr McKeon is an Australia Day Ambassador for the Victorian Government.

Directorships of listed entities:

Rio Tinto (since January 2019)

Mr McKeon’s other directorships and interests include Summer Housing (Chairman), South East Melbourne (Chairman), Spotless Group (Director), Monash University (Chancellor), Australian Republic Movement (Advisory Panel Member), The Big Issue (Member of the Advisory Board) and GFG Alliance Australia (Member of the Advisory Board).

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