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University welcomes Peter Lewis to Council role

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4 March 2024

The Southern Cross University Council has appointed experienced company director Peter Lewis to the Council.

Mr Lewis is a director of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Chair of its Audit and Risk Committee, the Chair of McGrath Ltd, a member of the Advisory Board for Anacacia Capital, and an advisor for Gravity Media Group.

He previously held board and advisory positions with Dealt Limited, 360 Capital ANI Management, Capitol Health Limited, International Grammar School Sydney, TXA Australia Pty Ltd, Norwest Productions Pty Ltd, Australian News Channel Pty Ltd, B Digital Ltd, Vividwireless Pty Ltd, and Yahoo 7 Australia.

Peter is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia, a member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants, and a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia.

Chancellor Sandra McPhee AM said she was delighted to welcome Peter to the Southern Cross University Council.

“Peter brings a wealth of experience in managing financial and business operations in some of Australia’s leading organisations and has served on the boards of a number of major companies.

“We look forward to the contributions he will make to Southern Cross University and the communities we serve.”

The Southern Cross University Council is the major governance body of the University and is responsible for the oversight of the University’s operations.