Independent Non-executive Director
Maxine Brenner joined the Board in November 2013. She is Chairman of the Risk Committee and a member of the Audit, Remuneration and People and Nomination committees.
Maxine was previously a Managing Director of Investment Banking at Investec Bank (Australia) Ltd. Prior to Investec, Maxine was a Lecturer in Law at the University of NSW and a lawyer at Freehills, specialising in corporate law.
Maxine is a non-executive Director and Chairman of the Remuneration Committee of Orica Ltd (since April 2013) non-executive Director of Qantas Airways Ltd (since August 2013) and Woolworths Group Limited (since 1 December 2020). She is also a member of the University of NSW Council.
Maxine’s former directorships include Growthpoint Properties Australia, Treasury Corporation of NSW, Bulmer Australia Ltd, Neverfail Springwater Ltd and Federal Airports Corporation, where she was Deputy Chair. In addition, Maxine has served as a Council Member of the State Library of NSW and as a member of the Takeovers Panel.
Maxine holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws.