John A. Bevan
Resident of Australia
Appointed Non-Executive Director in August 2012, Deputy Chairman in February 2017 and Chairman in November 2019.
Chair of the Governance Committee and Share Buyback Sub-Committe and member of the Human Resources Committee and the M&A Sub-Committee.
Current Directorships: Chairman of BlueScope Steel Limited (2014 to present) and Alumina Limited (2018 to present). Non-Executive Director Balmoral Iron Pty Ltd (2022 to present).
Former Directorships: Non-Executive Director of Humpty Dumpty Foundation (2017 to 2023), Non-Executive Director of Nuplex Industries Limited (2015 – 2016), Executive Director of Alumina Limited (2008 – 2014).
Mr Bevan was formerly the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Alumina Limited and brings to the Board extensive international business experience. Prior to joining Alumina Limited, he had a long career with the BOC Group Plc, where he was a member of the Board of Directors and held a variety of senior management positions in Australia, Korea, Thailand, Singapore and the United Kingdom.
The Board considers John Bevan to be an independent Director.