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Board of Directors

David Pease
Chairperson

Business Experience

  • 20 years retailing experience as Manager/Director in both single and multi-store operations

Board Experience (BBC and other)

  • Board Member/Chairman, Citylink
  • Board Member/President, Footwear Retailers Association of Tasmania
  • Board Member, National Footwear Retailers Association

Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) UTAS
  • Certificate IV in Business Management

Paul Roberts-Thomson
Director / Vice Chairperson

Paul Roberts-Thomson

Business Experience

  • 35 years as farmer at Table Cape including 30 years as Managing Director of Van Diemen Quality Bulbs

Board Experience (BBC and other)

  • TFGA Vegetable Council 1983-1988
  • NW College of TAFE Council 1983-1987
  • Flower Industry Association of Tasmania – various positions
  • Flower Industry Association of Australia – Inaugural Secretary/Treasurer 1993/1994
  • Director TAFE Tasmania 1998-2000, acting chairman (6 months)
  • TIAR, Board Member 2000-2006
  • Director Skills Tasmania 2008-2010, Chair Service Provider Committee

Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Hons) 1976

Tony Campbell
Director

Tony Campbell

Business Experience

  • Senior management experience in Meat Processing in King Island and Tasmania. Commercial Real Estate in North West Tasmania

Board Experience

  • Board Member of Port of Burnie 10+ years
  • Braddon Business Centre

Board Qualifications

  • Small Business Mentors course (2014)

Rachael Hull
Director/ Treasurer

Business Experience

  • Current role (September 2014 onwards) with TasNetworks Pty Ltd as People & Performance Business Partner facilitating change and capability to key stakeholders throughout the business
  • 14 years working as Human Resource professional in mining and manufacturing industries with large multinationals (Lion Dairy & Drinks, Barrick Gold Corporation)
  • Past 5 years working in specialist roles developing Leadership Capability and Technical Capability as part of a $152m project to upgrade operations in Burnie and King Island

Board Experience (BBC and other)

  • Braddon Business Centre (2014 – current)
  • St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Queenstown (2010 – 2011)

Academic Qualifications

  • Currently studying (2015) Master of Business Administration (Australian Institute of Business)
  • Graduate Diploma Human Resources Management (Deakin University)
  • Certified member of Australian Human Resources Institute (2002 to current)

Phillip Gale
Director

Business Experience

  • Business Owner/Manager Pharmacist 6 years

Board Experience

  • BBC Board, 5 years
  • CH Children’s Services Board, 4 years
  • Building Better Boards - Board Governance Training (Day Course)

Academic Qualifications

  • Bach Pharmacy

Ian Jones
Director

Ian Jones

Business Experience

  • Extensive office equipment and POS background in Australia and overseas
  • 10 years in the office equipment industry in Hobart
  • 15 years of senior management roles in the IT industry in Sydney specialising in retail systems with industry leaders, Toshiba, Siemens Nixdorf and NCR
  • 5 years in Asia Pacific regional management roles for leading retail software companies Triversity and Oracle based in Hong Kong
  • 10 years operating bars and restaurants plus an expatriate relocation business in Shenzhen, southern China (2006 - Current)

Board Experience

  • Secretary and Vice President, Burnie Chamber of Commerce and Industry (2014 - Current)
  • Founding Director and Secretary, Australian Chamber of Commerce, Shenzhen, China (2007 - 2012)