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Reappointments to the Australia Post Board

MC 16/19

Senator the Hon. Mathias Cormann
Minister for Finance and the Public Service
Leader of the Government in the Senate
Senator for Western Australia

Senator the Hon. Mitch Fifield 
Minister for Communications
Minister for the Arts
Manager of Government Business in the Senate
Senator for Victoria 

Date: Friday, 22 February 2019

The Morrison Government has reappointed Ms Jan West AM and the Hon Michael Ronaldson as non-executive directors of the Board of Australia Post for three year terms.  

Ms West brings valuable corporate governance, finance and audit experience to the Australia Post Board, having previously been an Audit Partner at Deloitte. Ms West is currently the Chair of Australia Post’s Audit and Risk Committee, a Director of Dairy Australia and Neurosciences Victoria, and is a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee for the Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance.

Mr Ronaldson has extensive board experience, legal skills and community and government liaison experience. This includes his previous roles as Minister for Veterans' Affairs and Special Minister of State. Mr Ronaldson is currently the Chairman of InnoWell Pty Ltd.   

Shareholder Ministers congratulate Ms West and Mr Ronaldson on their reappointments and look forward to their continuing contributions to the Australia Post Board.

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Media Contact(s)

For Minister Cormann: Karen Wu - 0428 350 139
For Minister Fifield: Geraldine Mitchell - 0407 280 476