Board of Directors
The Australia China Business Council is governed by a Board of Directors composed of each Branch President and a number of other leading corporate figures.
The Australian Ambassador to China and the Chief Executive Officer of Austrade are represented as ex-officio members of the Board.
The Board is supported by a National Secretariat, comprising a Chief Executive Officer and Company Secretary and full-time secretarial staff. It is located in Sydney.
Members who are qualified to participate at Branch annual general meetings elect the Branch Committees. Positions on the Branch Committee include the Branch President, Vice-Presidents, a National Board Representative, and a Treasurer.
For more information contact the National Secretariat.
Chairman of the Board and National President
Email: chairman [at] acbc [dot] com [dot] au
Immediate Past Chairman
Email: khobgood-brown [at] rsadvisory [dot] com
Email: dcalder [at] kpmg [dot] com [dot] au
Vice-President - Chair, China Sub-committee
Email: paul [dot] glasson [at] acbc [dot] com [dot] au
National Treasurer - Chair, Finance Sub-committee
Email: tim[dot]hogan-doran [at] au[dot]pwc [dot] com
Email: ian [dot] mccubbin [at] fdiconsulting[dot]com[dot]au
Director - Chair, Membership, Marketing and Development Sub-committee
Qantas Airways Limited
Email: derekbaines [at] qantas [dot] com [dot] au
NSW Branch Representative - Chair, Audit & Governance Sub-committee
Jim Harrowell AM
Hunt & Hunt Lawyers
Email: JHarrowell [at] hunthunt [dot] com [dot] au
NT Branch Representative
Chief Executive Officer
Email: china [at] guppytraders [dot] com
Qld Branch Representative
Email: michele.robinson [at] qldra [dot] org [dot] au
SA Branch Representative
Email: skeenihan [at] normans [dot] com [dot] au
VIC Branch Representative
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Email: jasonchang [at] emrcapital [dot] com
WA Branch Representative
Email: adam.handley [at] minterellison [dot] com
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Her Excellency Frances Adamson
Australian Ambassador to the People's Republic of China
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