Independent Non-Executive Chairman
Mr Hay was appointed to the Board in August 2013 and commenced as Chairman on 1 January 2014.
Mr Hay has a strong background and breadth of experience in business, corporate law, finance and investment banking advisory work, with a particular expertise in relation to mergers and acquisitions. He has also had significant involvement in advising governments and government-owned enterprises. Mr Hay was a partner of the legal firm Freehills until 2005, where he served as Chief Executive Officer from 2000.
Director of CFX Co Ltd and Commonwealth Managed Investments Limited (effectively a single board) (from 2014)
Director of the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (from 2008)
Director of GUD Holdings Limited (from 2009)
Director of Landcare Australia
Director of Australian Institute of Company Directors
Member of the Australian Government Takeovers Panel
Former Listed Directorships (last 3 years)
Director of NBN Co Limited (2009-2012)
Director of Alumina Limited (2002-2013)