Lisa Palmer

Lisa Palmer smiles at the camera.
Independent Non-Executive Director
Committee - Chair of Audit and Risk Committee

Lisa was appointed to the Board in September 2018 as a Casual Vacancy and reappointed in October 2018.

Lisa brings to the Board over 20 years of experience from executive management positions in finance, strategy, risk and compliance, governance, internal and external audit and corporate finance advisory at BHP, Woodside, Deloitte and PwC in Australia and the UK.

Lisa’s experience covers mining, oil and gas, health, superannuation, government, heavy manufacturing and FMCG. She has led finance and analysis teams internally and on transactions, governance oversight of major capital projects and management system implementations and leading investigations into risk management failings. Her current executive role is as Co-founder and Director of a Perth based private engineering company as well as providing consultancy services in strategy, risk and company secretarial.

Ms Palmer holds an honours degree in mathematics and business. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and the UK, a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Company Secretaries and a Senior Associate of the Financial Services Institute in Australia.

Ms Palmer is currently a Board Member and Treasurer at North Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club, and an immediate past Director of HBF Limited, serving on both the Group Audit and Group Risk Committees.

Lisa is also a member and Chair of the Audit & Risk Committee.