Rick is from Alexandra, Victoria, and now resides in Melbourne. He joined the Board of Directors in March 2016. Rick has over 45 years of experience as a senior executive with several large Australian listed corporations. He has extensive experience working in international locations in financial services, markets, trade, strategy and risk management. In addition, Rick, is an experienced company director, including past roles as board chair and chair of key sub-committees, contributing high standards of corporate governance and extensive strategy formulation and execution experience. Rick has held roles as Executive Chair of Great Western Bancorporation (USA), Chair of the Australian Financial Markets Association, Deputy Chair of Export Finance Australia (formerly EFIC), and Executive Director of Clydesdale Bank PLC, (now Virgin Money UK).