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Bruce Akhurst

Bruce Akhurst

Non Executive Director from July 2017
Bruce Akhurst is the Executive Chairman of Adstream Holdings Pty Ltd and is a Director of Vocus Group Limited, McMillan Shakespeare Limited and private investment company Paul Ramsay Holdings Pty Ltd.  He is also Chairman of the Peter MacCallum Cancer Foundation and a Council Member of RMIT University.

Mr Akhurst was the Chief Executive Officer of Sensis Pty Ltd from 2005 to 2012 and a Director and Chairman of FOXTEL. Mr Akhurst also spent seven years as Group Managing Director and Group General Counsel at Telstra Corporation Limited, and prior to that he was a Partner at Mallesons Stephen Jaques.

Mr Akhurst is Chairman of the Tabcorp Risk and Compliance Committee and a member of the Tabcorp People and Remuneration Committee, Tabcorp Nomination Committee and Tabcorp Technology Committee.

Mr Akhurst holds a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) and a Bachelor of Laws, and is a Fellow of AICD.