Peter Jollie

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Best advice ever received:

I don't care what you do Jollie - just do something

Chairman Since:

1999

Current Executive / Board positions:

Advisory Board Member, Whites Group Pty Ltd

Non-Executive Director, Reliance Rail

Non-Executive Director, Coleman Greig

Non-Executive Director, Clinical Genomics

Founding Governor, Naval Air Museum, Nowra

Experience:

Successful Company Director and Chairman

Transport Industry

Trade and export promotion

High level government advisory

Financial management and accounting

Memberships:

Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

Fellow, Australian Institute of Company Directors

Achievements:

Peter Jollie AM is a former CEO of P&O Containers in Australia and has been a director of a number of listed and private companies over the last fifteen years. 

He is currently a Director of Reliance Rail, Coleman Greig Lawyers and Clinical Genomics as well as Advisory Board Chairman of the Whites Group and a Governor of the Naval Air Museum, Nowra. He is a past President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and was the Chairman of Downer EDI from 2008 to 2010, Director of ASX Market Supervision from 2006 to 2010 and the Chairman of the Defence Housing Authority from 1997 to 2003. Peter was also previously a Governor of the Heart Research Institute.

Peter has also had a long involvement in international trade, particularly in the Asia Pacific region, and has chaired Australia’s committees to multilateral trade meetings.  He was a member of the Trade Policy Advisory Committee to Ministers for Trade for six years to 2002, and facilitated a review of the EMDG Scheme for Austrade in 2004-2005. He was a member of the Finance Commission and Communications Commission for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Bid. 

In 2000 Peter was made a Member of the Order of Australia for his services to the accounting profession, to the promotion of Australian trade in the Asia-Pacific region, and to the community.