John Atkin

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John completed an Outward Bound course in 1975 and joined the Board of Directors in 2007 and he is also Vice Chair of Outward Bound International. John is a professional non-executive director with more than 35 years’ experience in legal, professional and financial services in Australia and Asia. John is currently a non-executive director of IPH Ltd, Integral Diagnostics Ltd and Commonwealth Bank Officers Superannuation Corporation. He is also Chair of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and completed a five-year term on the State Library of NSW Foundation Board in November 2018.

Prior to his non-executive director career, John was CEO of The Trust Company, successfully steering the organisation through the GFC. Prior to this he spent six years as National Managing Partner of Blake Dawson (now Ashurst) and 15 years as Partner at Mallesons Stephen Jaques (now King & Wood Mallesons).