Bank of us's Board of Directors are responsible for ensuring that the company is well governed, and that it is well positioned to deal with the regulatory and competitive challenges of the future.
Mr Brown is CEO of Launceston City Mission. Prior to this he was Executive Director with a national training organisation and formerly worked in public accounting, consulting and as CEO of a WA-based mutual health insurance organisation. He is also the current Chairman of Health Recruitment Plus Tasmania.
Mr Brown was appointed B&E Ltd Chairman in October 2014 and has been a Director since January 2009. He is also Chairman of the Board Corporate Governance Committee and the Board Remuneration Committee.
Mr Cox worked in public accounting from 1970 and was a partner of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and antecedent firms from 1976 to 2007 including over 10 years as State Managing Partner. He was a Director and State President of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Chairman and a Director of the Tasmanian Development Board and a Member of the Governing Council of Tasmanian Health Organisation – South.
Mr Cox was appointed B&E Ltd Deputy Chairman in October 2014, has been a Director since June 2007 and past Chairman 2011-2014. He is also Chairman of the Board Audit Committee and is a member of the Board Risk Committee.
Ms Nylander, a former political journalist and television news director, is an experienced public relations, media, marketing, brand and communications specialist now heading up her own business, Nylander Consulting. She has served on a number of boards over the past decade including Wine Tasmania and the Tasmanian Development Board and just finished a 9-year term of the Fahan School Board, the past 3 as Chairman.
Ms Nylander has been a B&E Ltd Director since 2004 and served as Chairman 2009-2011. She is a member of the Board Corporate Governance Committee and Board Remuneration Committee.
Mr Nugent is Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Services Manager of Fairbrother Pty Ltd. He is a Director of Fairbrother Pty Ltd, a Director of Degree C Pty Ltd and a Board Member of OzHelp Tasmania. He has more than 25 years experience in management, accounting and administration in both the private and public sectors.
Mr Nugent was appointed as a B&E Ltd Director in February 2012 and is Chairman of the Board Risk Committee and a member of the Board Audit Committee.
Mr Newton is currently CEO of Knight Frank Tasmania and IPST Pty Ltd. He has worked in the property industry for over 27 years and previously served as the National Director of Opteon Property Group and State President of the Australian Property Institute.
Mr Newton was appointed as a Director on 26 October 2014 and is a member of the Board Audit Committee and Board Risk Committee.
Until April 2017 Mr King was the Chief Executive Officer of Intech Bank and a Group Executive of Bank Australia, one of Australia’s leading mutuals. Over a thirty year career he has worked in senior leadership roles for a range of banking institutions including ME Bank, Citibank, Rothschild and Newcastle Permanent Building Society. He is currently Head of Sales & Service for Australian Military Bank.
Mr King was appointed to the Board in November 2017 and is a member of the Audit and Risk Committees.