Independent Non-executive Chairman
Mr Mactier was appointed as a Director of WPP AUNZ in December 2006 and Chairman with effect from 1 July 2008.
Mr Mactier is a consultant to the investment banking division of UBS AG in Australia, a role he has held since June 2007. He has extensive investment banking experience in Australia, having previously worked for Citigroup, E.L. & C. Baillieu and Ord Minnett Securities between 1990 and 2006. During this time, he was primarily focused on the media and entertainment and private equity sectors and initial public offerings generally. Prior to these roles, he worked with KPMG from 1986 to 1990 during which time he qualified as a Chartered Accountant.
Mr Mactier is currently also the Non-executive Chairman of ASX listed ALE Property Group (since November 2016). He was a Non-executive Director of Melco Resorts and Entertainment Limited, which is publicly listed on NASDAQ, from December 2006 to January 2017.
Mr Mactier is a member of the WPP AUNZ Audit and Risk Committee.
Ms Anderson was appointed as a Director of STW Group in November 2010.
Ms Anderson is a Non-Executive Director of carsales.com Limited (from 2010), Marley Spoon (from 2018), Chair of Beem It, a fintech joint venture between CBA, NAB and Westpac (2018), and Acting Chair and Non-Executive Director of Sax Institute (2017). A former Fellow of the Sydney University Senate, Ms Anderson has more than 25 years’ experience in various media executive positions in both Australia and the US, including Southern Star Entertainment, Publishing and Broadcasting Limited, ninemsn, Harper Collins, and Reading Room Inc of which she was a founder and CEO.
Ms Anderson is Chair of the WPP AUNZ Remuneration and Nominations Committee.
Independent Non-executive Director
Mr Cubbin was appointed as a Director of WPP aUNZ in May 2008. Mr Cubbin was a Senior Executive with Consolidated Press Holdings (CPH) from 1990 until September 2005, including holding the position of Chief Financial Officer for 13 years.
Prior to joining CPH, Mr Cubbin held senior finance positions with a number of major financial companies including Capita Finance Group and Ford Motor Company. Mr Cubbin has over 20 years experience as a director and audit committee member of public companies in Australia and the US. He is a Director of Bell Financial Group Limited (from 2007), White Energy Company Limited (from 2010) and McPherson’s Limited (from 2010). Mr Cubbin was appointed Chairman of McPherson’s Limited in July 2015.
Mr Cubbin is Chairman of the WPP AUNZ Audit and Risk Committee and a member of the Remuneration and Nominations Committee.