David Thodey AO
CHAIR OF THE BOARD
Independent Director since June 2019 and Chair since February 2020
David is a business leader focused on innovation, technology and telecommunications, with more than 30 years of experience creating brand and shareholder value. He is currently chairman of Australia’s national scientific research agency, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), and Tyro, Australia’s only independent EFTPOS provider, a non-executive board director of Ramsay Health Care, a global hospital group; and of Vodafone Group Plc.
David had a successful executive career as CEO of Telstra, a significant Australian telecommunications company and as CEO of IBM Australia and New Zealand. In 2017, David was made an Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia.
People and Remuneration Committee
Nominations Committee (Chair)