simon-mckeon

Non-Executive Director

AO, BCom, LLB, FAICD

Mr McKeon has been a Director since February 2020. He is the Chairman of the Board’s Risk & Compliance Committee and a member of the Nomination & Governance Committee.

Mr McKeon has more than 40 years of experience in financial services, law, government and the not-for-profit sector. 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.

Mr McKeon also served as Founding Chairman of MS Research Australia 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 Group (since January 2019)

Mr McKeon’s other directorships and interests include Summer Housing (Chairman), South East Melbourne (Chairman), 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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