John is an experienced, successful and independent company director and chair, business advisor and mediator. Using his professional accounting and financial skills, commercial and legal knowledge and business experience, he guides people and their organisations to achieve success by providing strategic direction, implementing effective governance policies and processes and introducing appropriate measures to mitigate risk.
He brings a valuable perspective and clarity of mind to solving complex business problems and enjoys the variety of working with different organisations and people in dynamic environments that foster and encourage innovation and the development of others.
John is Chair of the State Theatre Company of South Australia, AMPAG (Australian Major Performing Arts Group), Martindale Holdings Pty Ltd (Farming) and 45 Park Pty Ltd (Property Development). He is also a board member of Creative Partnerships Australia (formerly AbaF), Yarra River Administration Pty Ltd and Yarra River Holdings Pty Ltd.
He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).