AngusKnight Pty Ltd (Angus Knight) today announced the appointment of Elizabeth Crouch AM, to the Board, adding further capability across a range of sectors including health, higher education, transport, construction and infrastructure.
“Elizabeth brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and a great perspective,” said Board Chairman Michael Hobday. “Angus Knight is growing nationally and internationally, and Elizabeth’s impressive history of dealing with government both domestically and internationally as well as her business acumen, enterprise risk management, leadership and mentoring skills will help us deliver on our strategy and goals”.
Elizabeth Crouch is Chair of the Sydney Children’s Hospital Network, the Customer Owned Banking Association and SGS Economics and Planning. She is a non-Executive Director of ASX listed ReadyTech Holdings and the recently privatised Bingo Industries where she led the Independent Board Committee that had oversight of the $2.6B transaction. Ms Crouch is also on the Boards of NSW Institute of Sport and Health Infrastructure and is a member of the Audit and Risk Committees for the City of Sydney and the Western Parkland City Authority.
Ms Crouch is Emeritus Deputy Chancellor of Macquarie University and held previous NED roles on the Boards of Chandler Macleod Group, McGrath Estate Agents, RailCorp and Macquarie University Hospital. She was previously on the Board of Western Sydney Local Health District and from 2016-2018 was a Trustee of the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, retiring in December 2018. She spent 16 years with the Federal Government including with Federal Health and more than a decade in the private sector including as Chief Executive of the Housing Industry Association.
Ms Crouch is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and holds a Bachelor of Economics and a Master of Cyber Security. She was also awarded an Order of Australia for services to higher education and the rail transport sector and is a member of the Diocesan Finance Council for the Catholic Archdiocese of Parramatta.
“I’m pleased to be joining Angus Knight at such an exciting time in its journey. With impressive plans for growth both in Australia and overseas, Angus Knight is positioned for great success over the coming years,” said Ms Crouch. “I’m thrilled to be a part of the Angus Knight story and part of a business that makes such a fundamental difference in the lives of the people we work with, empowering them to achieve great things”
ABOUT THE ANGUS KNIGHT GROUP
Now it its 30th year, the Angus Knight Group develops individuals, communities, and organisations via employment, training and community solutions. Servicing diverse markets within the Government, corporate, indigenous and community sectors, Angus Knight combines customer-focused insights with productivity prowess to empower clients to meet their full potential – be it personal, commercial or philanthropic. Operating in over 200 locations in Australia and the UK, Angus Knight has helped more than 1 million people in work. We are 100% Australian owned and our 15 companies employ more than 700 people to deliver services in Australia and the UK.