The Hon Paul Fletcher MP
Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts

Date: Thursday, 30 September 2021

The Morrison Government welcomes the appointment of Richard Dammery as a non-executive Director of the Australia Post Board for a three-year term.

Dr Dammery has extensive governance experience as a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and serves on the boards of Nexus Hospitals, Aussie Broadband, Doctor Care Anywhere and Creative Partnerships Australia.

His extensive business career includes experience in telecommunications – including at Telstra, and at Telecom New Zealand/AAPT where he served as Group Director Infrastructure, in retail where he was General Counsel at Coles Group and Chief Legal Officer at Woolworths Group; and in other relevant industries. He is currently an Adjunct Professor at the Monash Business School and Principal of Emerald Hill Associates.

Shareholder Ministers for Australia Post, the Hon Paul Fletcher MP and Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham, congratulate Dr Dammery on his appointment and thank Mr Mario D’Orazio for his contribution to Australia Post for more than two years.