Lindsay Maxsted


Chair and independent Non-executive Director

Term of office

Appointed to the Board on 1 March 2008 and appointed Chair on 12 August 2010.

Professional experience

Lindsay was formerly a partner of KPMG Australia and was the CEO of that firm from 2001 to 2007. His principal area of practice prior to this was in the corporate recovery field managing a number of Australia’s largest insolvency / workout / turnaround engagements.

Other directorships and positions

Lindsay is currently a Non-executive Director of BHP Group Limited and BHP Group plc. He is also the Managing Director of Align Capital Pty Limited and the Honorary Treasurer of Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute. Lindsay was previously Chair and a Non-Executive Director of Westpac Banking Corporation (to March 2020).

Board Committee membership

Chair of the Nomination Committee