Vale Edmund Wong
It is with great sadness we acknowledge the passing of RIAC Director, Edmund Wong.
Edmund has been an active member of the RIAC board for 5 years. The past 2 years has seen him take on the role of Chair of the Board and has given his time to assist several sub committees. He also gave his time to eight other boards in various roles from treasurer to company director.
In his corporate career Edmund held senior executive roles including Managing Director and Vice President with multi nationals including Hewlett-Packard and Thomas Reuters over the past thirty years.
Edmund has always been generous with his time and we extend our deepest sympathies to his wife Jayde, son Xavier, family and friends.
An extensive career inside the education sector combined with a passion for equality led Peter to join our Board in July 2017.
Marcus is an experienced public affairs professional who has worked across the corporate, government and not-for-profit sectors.
Marcus has over twenty years’ experience working at the highest level with decision makers, including Ministers, CEOs, and senior management. Over that time he has built a solid understanding and appreciation of what it takes to lead, make an impact and achieve results.
His various roles have involved research, policy, media, government relations, business development, strategic program and project management and his skills include strategy development, advocacy and engagement, issues management and the preparation of submissions and presentations.
In addition to her extensive Human Resources career, Sophie has many years of voluntary community service experience. This in addition to her strong passion for equality led Sophie to join our Board in March 2017.
Combining an extensive accounting career within the public sector with his own personal experiences, Michael has been on our Board since 2015. His passion for a connected community sees him play a key role in a large number of community groups.
David is a career banker and strategic thinker with experience in the Banking & Finance, IT & Telco sectors.
He brings to the non-profit community extensive experience in roles including Chair, Treasurer, Non-Executive Director and General Board Member with his focus on Sustainability and Good Governance.