Board & Governance
Board of Directors
Stephen Anstice, Chairman
Stephen has over 20 years’ experience in the communications industry. Up until June 2013, Stephen was CEO of IPMG Pty Ltd (IPMG), a print, digital and marketing communications business with revenue of approximately $500m and 1,700 employees. Stephen also has an extensive background in investment banking and corporate advisory.
He is currently a Non-Executive Director of IPMG, Audant Investments Limited and the Song Company Limited. Stephen has a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from Macquarie University and a Graduate Diploma from the Securities Institute of Australia.
Appointed 20 August 2014. Appointed Chairman 15 February 2015.Read Less
Julie-Ann Kerin, GAICD, Managing Director
and Chief Executive Officer
Since Julie-Ann Kerin was appointed as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of CSG in 2012, she has established a proven track record of delivering strong growth and significant return to shareholders.
Under Ms. Kerin’s leadership, CSG successfully completed the transaction of the sale of the former Technology Solutions Division to NEC Australia in 2012, for $227.5 million and subsequently returned $130 million to shareholders over the following three years.
Prior to Ms. Kerin’s appointment as CEO, she was the Group-General Manager of the former Technology Solutions division for five years, and achieved revenue growth from $9m to $183m.
She has more than 20 years’ experience as a senior executive managing both private and public companies across the information technology sector. Prior to joining CSG, Ms. Kerin was responsible for the global management of operations and staff across Asia, the United States, Australia and Europe for a number of organisations. She has also held roles with IT companies Actuate, Haht Commerce, Genasys Inc and Computer Power. Ms. Kerin is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.Read Less
Tom Cowan, Non Executive Director
Tom Cowan is a Partner of TDM Asset Management, a private, Sydney based investment group. Prior to commencing his career in funds management, Mr Cowan worked in mergers and acquisitions at Investec Wentworth and KPMG Corporate Finance, with a focus on the technology, gaming and healthcare sectors. He has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours – Class 1) from the University of Sydney. Mr Cowan is currently a Non-Executive Director of Baby Bunting Ltd, Australia’s largest baby goods retailer.
Appointed 8 February 2012.Read Less
Robin Low, Non-Executive Director
Robin Low was formerly a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers for over 17 years and has extensive experience in assurance and risk management, particularly in the financial services area. She is currently a Non-Executive Director of Austbrokers Holdings Limited, a member of the Audit and Assurance Standards Board and on the board of a number of not-for-profit organisations including Sydney Medical School Foundation, Public Education Foundation and Primary Ethics.
Robin Low has a Bachelor of Commerce from The University of New South Wales, is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Appointed 20 August 2014.Read Less
Mark Phillips, Non-Executive Director
Mark Phillips has substantial experience in banking and asset leasing. Mark worked at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia for 20 years in various roles involving asset finance, securities and trading markets, property lending and government finance. Mark was formerly Managing Director of Record Investments Limited (Record) and Keybridge Capital Ltd.
While Managing Director at Record, the market capitalisation grew from approximately $100 million to over $1.5 billion. Mark is currently a Non-Executive Director of General Reinsurance Australia Limited and General Reinsurance Life Australia Limited (a Berkshire Hathaway company) and a Non-Executive Director of Cancer Council (NSW). Mark was formerly a Non-Executive Director of Interlink Roads Ltd and ASB Bank Limited in New Zealand. Mark has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Masters of Commerce from the University of New South Wales and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Appointed 20 August 2014.Read Less