gFri 1 December • First race 6.15pm • Last race 9.45pm
JOINED COMMITTEE – November 2009
TITLE / MEMBER OF WHICH MVRC COMMITTEES – Vice Chair and Treasurer
Chair of the Finance, Risk, Compliance and Audit Sub Committee
Chair of the Racing Sub Committee
Master Plan Sub Committee
QUALIFICATIONS – Bachelor of Business and is a Fellow of the Institutes of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand, and a Fellow of the Financial Securities Institute of Australasia.
OCCUPATION AND BUSINESS INTERESTS – A specialist in Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory for more than 20 years, John operates his own M&A Advisory business which has a particular focus on the Health and Aged Care, Agribusiness and Professional Services Sectors.
RACING INTERESTS AND AFFILIATIONS – A keen racing enthusiast, John has raced many horses over the past 25 years including Gr1 winners Rock Kingdom and Ruthless Dame, and stakes winners Bank Robber, Here de Angels, Bring Me the Maid and The Astrologist.
WHEN NOT AT THE TRACK – John enjoys spending time with family and friends, travelling including attending many of the great racing carnivals around Australia and Internationally and pursuing his ‘foodie’ passion.