Term of Office: Appointed Director 17 October 2013, re-elected 2016 Annual Meeting
Board Committees: Member of the Audit and Risk Committee and the Health and Safety Committee
John has had an extensive retail career, which includes executive experience across sectors that span general merchandise, fashion apparel, FMCG, consumer electronics, telecommunications, and electricity retailing. Over his 30-year career, he has spent 15 years with The Warehouse Group, starting as a joint-venture partner in 1990 and progressing through senior roles in operations, marketing, merchandise, international sourcing and business development, before taking a role in the UK with a telecommunications company.
He re-joined in 2012 when The Warehouse Group acquired Noel Leeming, where John was CEO. He is also Chairman of Flux Federation Limited, fashion retailer Max Fashions and a Director of equipment distributor Southern Hospitality and Vanishing Point Limited. John has previously been a non-executive director of multichannel retailer Ezibuy.