New board appointments at Tourism Australia
An existing board member, East brings more than 20 years’ experience within the tourism industry to the role. Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo welcomed the new appointment and said East will provide “great leadership for Tourism Australia”.
Anna Guillan, regional director sales and marketing Australia and NZ at Kerzner International and also an existing board member, will assume the position of deputy chair.
Ciobo also welcomed Bradley Woods, CEO and executive director of the Australian Hotels Association WA, and David Seargeant, CEO and managing director of Event Hospitality and Entertainment, to the board.
“The extensive knowledge and industry experience of all Board members will help contribute to the continued success of Australia’s tourism industry,” said Ciobo.
“I thank retiring members Tony South and Andrew Fairley for their contribution to the tourism sector, one of Australia’s biggest drivers of economic growth. I look forward to working with our new board members, chair and deputy chair.”