Vice-Chairman of the IFRS Advisory Council
Term expires: December 2014
Charles Macek is a full-time non-executive director, with roles at Wesfarmers Ltd., Federation Ltd., and Earthwatch Institute, Australia. He is also a member of the Earthwatch Institute International Finance Committee; Chairman of Racing Information Services Pty. Ltd., and Chairman of Sustainable Investment Research Institute Pty. Ltd.
Mr Macek is also a member of the Investment Committee of Unisuper Ltd., and of the Corporate Governance Committee of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Previously he spent 30 years working in financial services, principally investment management.
He is a former member and Chairman of both Australia’s Financial Reporting Council and the Australian Investment Managers’ Association, during which period the Association issued the first set of corporate governance guidelines for Australia. He has also sat on audit committees at Telstra and Wesfarmers.