The incoming chairman Peter James is an experienced business leader with significant strategic and operational expertise.
He has over 30 years’ experience in the commercial sector and extensive experience as a Chair, Non-Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer across a range of publicly listed and private companies. He is currently Chair of ASX-listed companies including Macquarie Telecom, Nearmap and DroneShield. Mr. James recently completed 12 years as a Non-Executive Director of the ASX-listed iiNet, chairing iiNet’s strategy and innovation committee, culminating in a divestiture of iiNet for $1,560,000,000. He is a fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
To further support the growth ambitions of Keytone Dairy in the FMCG sector, Andrew Reeves, will join the board as a non-executive director. Mr. Reeves is a highly respected leader and strategist in FMCG with extensive exposure to public equity markets and brings invaluable experience to the Keytone Dairy Board and management team. Mr. Reeves has more than 40 years’ experience in FMCG and his prior roles have included Chief Executive Officer of George Weston Foods, Managing and Executive Director of Lion Nathan Limited (including Managing Director of Lion Dairy & Drinks), Managing Director Australia of Coca-Cola Amatil and Managing Director of The Smith’s Snack Food Company among others. Mr. Reeves currently serves as Chair on Netget Limited, trading as IR Exchange, as well as The Healthy Grain. Additionally he is a non-executive director of Credit Union Australia and Oz Harvest.