- About Us
Mr Graham Kraehe is Chairman of BlueScope Steel, Chairman of Brambles and a Director of Djerriwarrh Investments. He was previously Chairman of National Australia Bank, and a Director of News Corporation and the Reserve Bank of Australia. Brambles has announced that Mr Kraehe will retire from the Board effective 30 September 2014.
Mr Kraehe's executive career spanned 30 years as CEO of a number of businesses in the diversified industrial and wine sectors including Pacific BBA and Southcorp. In these roles he obtained extensive experience in manufacturing management and in companies with substantial, geographically diverse, industrial operations.
He has had many business and community roles including national President of the Australian Industry Group and Chairman of the Future Directions Forum. In December, 2013 he was appointed to the Australian Prime Minister's Business Advisory Council. In 2003 he was made a member of the Order of Australia for services to industry and the environment.
BCom, MBA, FCPA
Ron McNeilly is Deputy Chairman of the Board. He has over 30 years experience in the steel industry.
Mr McNeilly joined BHP in 1962 holding various positions with the BHP Group (now BHP Billiton) including Executive Director and President BHP Minerals, Chief Operating Officer and Executive General Manager, and was Chief Executive Officer BHP Steel until 1997.
Mr McNeilly is also Deputy Chairman and Lead Independent Director of Worley Parsons Limited. He was previously a Director of Alumina Ltd, Vice President of the Australia Japan Business Cooperation Committee, a member of the Council on Australia Latin America Relations and Chairman of Melbourne Business School.
BCom, M. App Finance, ACA
Mr O'Malley was appointed a Director of the Board, and Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of BlueScope Steel, in 2007.
Mr O'Malley joined BlueScope Steel as its Chief Financial Officer in December 2005. He was formerly the Chief Executive Officer of TXU Energy, a subsidiary of TXU Corp based in Dallas, Texas, and held other senior management roles within TXU. Before joining TXU, he worked in investment banking and consulting.
Mr Grollo is Executive Chairman of Grocon Group Holdings Pty Ltd, Australia's largest privately owned development and construction company, and a Non-Executive Director of UBS Grocon Real Estate. He brings extensive knowledge of the building and construction industry to the Board.
Mr Grollo is Chairman of the Green Building Council of Australia and former National President of the Property Council of Australia. In December, 2013 Mr Grollo was appointed to the Australian Prime Minister's Business Advisory Council.
Mr Grollo is Chair of the Health, Safety and Environment Committee.
BA (Ind.Des), FAICD, SA (Fin)
Ms Bingham-Hall spent more than 20 years in a variety of roles with Leighton Holdings prior to retiring from the company at the end of 2009. Senior positions held with Leighton include Executive General Manager Strategy, responsible for Leighton Group's overall business strategy and Executive General Manager Corporate, responsible for business planning and corporate affairs. She brings extensive knowledge of the building and construction industry in both Australia and Asian markets.
Ms Bingham-Hall is a director of DEXUS Funds Management Limited, the Sydney Ports Corporation, Newcastle Port Corporation and Port Kembla Port Corporation; and is a former director of Australia Post and The Global Foundation. She is a director of Taronga Conservation Society Australia and has previously held non-executive directorships with other industry and community organisations, including the Art Gallery of NSW, the Australian Council for Infrastructure Development and as the inaugural Chairman of Advocacy Services Australia.
Ms Bingham-Hall is Chair of the Remuneration and Organisation Committee.
BCom (Hons), FCPA, FAICD
Mr Dean is a Director of Santos Limited and Energy Australia Holdings Ltd. He has held directorships with Alcoa of Australia Limited, Woodside Petroleum Limited and Shell Australia Limited. He spent more than 30 years in a variety of senior management roles with Shell in Australia and the United Kingdom. His last position with Shell, which he held for five years, was Chief Executive Officer of Shell Finance Services based in London.
Mr Dean was Chief Financial Officer of Alumina Limited from 2005 to 2009. He brings extensive international financial and commercial experience to the Board.
Mr Dean is Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee.
Mr Jones is a director of Myer Family Investments, Deputy Chairman of Doric Group and an advisory director to a division of Deutsche Bank in Australia.
Mr Jones is a qualified engineer and spent 25 years of his career in a variety of senior management roles with Alcoa including General Manager of WA Operations, President of US Smelting and President Asia Pacific (based in Tokyo and Beijing). Most recently Mr Jones has served as President of Cerberus Capital Management's Asia Advisors Unit. His experience encompasses metals, smelting and roll forming, plant operations, energy, construction, mergers and acquisitions, corporate affairs and finance.
BEc (Hons) LLB, FAICD
Mr Crouch is a Director of Westpac Banking Corporation, Chairman of Mission Australia and a board member of Sydney Symphony Orchestra.
Mr Crouch was a Partner at Allens from 1988 to 2013 where he was one of Australia's leading M&A lawyers and held the following roles: Chairman of Partners, Co Head Mergers and Acquisitions and Equity Capital markets, Executive Partner - Asian Offices (responsible for the China and South East Asia practices of the firm) and Deputy Managing Partner.
He is a member of the Takeovers Panel, the Law Committee of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Corporations Committee of the Law Council of Australia.
Mr Bevan was CEO of Alumina Limited from 2008 to 2013. Before joining Alumina Limited in 2008 Mr Bevan spent 29 years in a variety of senior management roles with BOC Group, including as a director on The BOC Group plc Board, Chief Executive Process Gas Solutions with responsibility for the bulk and tonnage business for the entire BOC group, Chief Executive Asia and country lead roles in the United Kingdom, Thailand and Korea. Mr Bevan is also a non-executive director of Ansell Limited.
He brings to the Board extensive experience in international business and heavy industrial operations.
Bachelor of Business (Marketing) GAICD
Ms Dee-Bradbury was Chief Executive Officer/President Developed Markets Asia Pacific and ANZ for Kraft/Cadbury from 2010 to 2014, leading the business through significant transformational change. Before joining Kraft/Cadbury Ms Dee-Bradbury was Group CEO of the global Barbeques Galore group, and has held other senior executive roles in organisations including Maxxium, Burger King Corporation and Lion Nathan/Pepsi Cola Bottlers.
Ms Dee-Bradbury is a Non-Executive Director of TOWER Limited and until recently was a member of the Australian Federal Government's Asian Century Strategic Advisory Board. She brings to the Board significant experience in strategic brand marketing, customer relationship management and innovation.