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Children's Tumour Foundation of Australia

New Board Appointments

The Board is pleased to announce the following new appointments:


Peter Dowding: Peter has over 30 years’ experience in the private equity sector and is a Director of the Clinical Oncology Society of Australia, as well as Chair of Propel Investments and Managing Director of DB Capital Partners.  

New Directors: 

Wes Lambert: Wes has over 20 years’ experience in developing and leading highly innovative public, private and NFP companies. He is CEO of Restaurant & Catering Industry Association that has over forty-seven thousand restaurants, cafes and catering businesses across Australia.

Luke Goldsworthy: Luke has over 20 years’ experience in retail, marketing, operations, procurement and e-commerce. He is CEO of The Playhouse Group that provides marketing solutions to businesses and director of City West Community Financial Services Limited.

Brooke Smith: Brooke has over 20 years’ experience in the commercial operations of a family owned construction company. She is General Manager of InsituGroup and has been a strong supporter of the Children's Tumour Foundation based in Melbourne.      

John Bishop: John has over 10 years’ experience in designing and building organisational capability through human talent across large enterprise teams. He is Head of Employee Experience for 7 Eleven Stores based in Melbourne.     

Company Secretary:

Alex Maitland: Alex is a qualified director and experienced company secretary in the NFP sector. He is company secretary for a university, a medical clinic company and an engineering innovation company.    


Lisa Shand and John Slack-Smith resigned from the Board owing to personal reasons.  We thank both for their contribution and their ongoing support for the Children's Tumour Foundation.

Further details on each of the board members can be found on our website.                                        

26 November 2020
Category: News