ROB CHAPMAN TO CHAIR ADELAIDE AIRPORT LIMITED BOARD
Tuesday 25 February, 2014
Adelaide Airport Limited (AAL) today announced the appointment of Rob Chapman as the company’s new Chairman.
AAL Interim Chairman, John Ward, said Mr Chapman would bring a wealth of experience to the Board as a result of his banking industry expertise and his strong advocacy for the State of South Australia.
“Mr Chapman is a highly respected business identity who has been the head of one of Australia’s largest banking groups,” Mr Ward said.
“He also has a real passion for South Australia and its economic future, as demonstrated by his roles with the SA Economic Development Board and Brand South Australia.”
Mr Chapman was Chief Executive Officer of the St George Banking Group from 2010 to 2012, and Managing Director of BankSA from 2002 to 2010.
He holds several directorships, including roles as Chairman of BankSA and the Adelaide Football Club.
Mr Chapman is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Senior Fellow of Financial Services of Australasia.
Mr Chapman replaces former Chairman, David Munt, who passed away in August, 2013 following a prolonged and valiant struggle against major illness.