CEOs with board seats elsewhere

January 20, 2017

Here is a list of CEO board seats at outside companies, past and present.

Current CEOs with board seats elsewhere

Geoff Dixon: the Qantas CEO is a director of Consolidated Media Holdings
Andrew Forrest: the Fortescue Metals CEO is also chairman of Poseidon Nickel
Wal King: the Leighton CEO is a director of Coca-Cola Amatil
Dick McIlwain: the Tattersall's CEO is chairman of Wotif and Supercheap Auto.
John Stewart: the NAB CEO has just joined the Telstra board.
Mike Tilley: the Challenger Financial Services is a director of Orica
Sol Trujillo: the Telstra CEO was allowed to keep one of his US board seats

Past CEOs who held board seats elsewhere

Don Argus: a director of BHP whilst running NAB.
Michael Chaney: was a Director of BHP for at least 7 years of his successful tenure as CEO of Wesfarmers.
John Elliott:
was a director of National Mutual whilst running Elders IXL.
John Fletcher: a director of Telstra whilst CEO of Coles Myer.
Mark Rayner: joined the NAB board in 1985 when CEO of Comalco.
Brian Loton: a director of NAB whilst running BHP.

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