Chairman since August 2014
Independent Non-Executive Director since June 2012
Tony has 45 years’ experience as a senior executive in government, corporate and legal roles. Tony became Chairman of Perpetual in May 2017, following his appointment as independent non-executive director in December 2016. He was appointed as a Commissioner for the Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) in late 2006 and then as Chairman in 2007 for a four-year term. He was Chairman of the (International) Joint Forum of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision from 2009 to 2011. Prior to ASIC, he was managing director and chief executive officer at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) from 2004 to 2006. Tony was chief executive partner at Mallesons Stephen Jaques between 1992 and 2004, having first joined the firm in 1977. Tony has a depth of experience in executive and non-executive roles, which are directly relevant as we grow our international footprint in financial markets and wealth management.