Board

Board Members

Caroline de Mori

Chair

Graduate Australian Institute of Company Directors

Caroline brings considerable and varied experience to the Board. Caroline is the founder and Chair of the EON Foundation working in remote Aboriginal communities across Western Australia and Northern Territory. She has over 20 years’ experience as an executive and non-executive Director and business owner working mostly in the resources and mining sector. A former journalist, Caroline was Deputy Chairperson and Director of LandCorp from 2009 to 2015, Chair of its Planning, Development and Communications Committee and Member of the Governance and Remuneration Committee.

In 2013 Caroline received the Australian of the Year WA Local Hero Award for her work as an Indigenous Health Advocate.

Term: 1 August 2015 – 31 July 2018

Anne Arnold

Board Deputy Chair

Bachelor of Economics
Member Australian Institute of Company Directors

Anne contributes extensive experience to the Board. She is currently the Chair of the Heritage Council of Western Australia on which she has served for 10 years. Anne chairs Landgate’s Audit and Risk Committee.

She previously held senior positions in several private and Government organisations involved in the property sector, most recently as the Chief Executive of the Real Estate Institute of WA.

Anne has a long term interest in affordable housing policy and delivered the first comprehensive housing strategy for the State in 2002. She continued to be involved in its implementation over the following decade.

Term: 1 January 2013 – 31 December 2018

Claire Poll

Board Member

Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Jurisprudence
Diploma of Applied Finance
Member Australian Institute of Company Directors

Claire is a legal and corporate executive who brings over 25 years of experience at board and senior management level to Landgate. Claire has led strategy and corporate development for both small start-ups focussed on growth and financing, and for large mature organisations focussed on corporate transformation and investing in next generation assets and technology.

In 2017, Claire “rang the bell” on NASDAQ after listing a biotechnology company raising $120 million.

Term: 22 February 2012 – 31 December 2019

Monish Paul

Board Member

Masters in Business Administration
Bachelor of Business

Monish provides extensive experience in strategy development and technology execution to the Board. Monish currently leads a top-tier Digital Strategy Practice across Australia and New Zealand, advising clients on the intersection of business re-invention and emerging technologies. He is also a member of Landgate’s Audit and Risk Committee.

He has held senior Partner roles over a 15-year career at Deloitte, and executive roles at Arthur Andersen and Australian Federal and State Government agencies previously.

In 2014, Monish was appointed by the World Economic Forum (Geneva) as Founder of the “Global Shapers Hub” in WA and has served on various not-for-profit boards in Perth.

Term: 31 November 2017 – 31 December 2019

Jodi Cant

Chief Executive

Bachelor of Economics
Graduate Australian Institute of Company Directors
Fellow Leadership WA

Jodi is the Chief Executive of Landgate and a Board member of PSMA Australia. She is a transformative leader who embraces disruption with a positive and creative outlook. Jodi is an innovator, a collaborator and a connector with excellent communication skills. She has strong business acumen built from a range of experiences across the Government, start-up, private and not-for profit sectors. Since joining Landgate Jodi has served in many roles including creating Landgate’s innovation program and its hub, SPUR, which resulted in Landgate being recognised by the Australian Financial Review as the 22nd Most Innovative Company in Australia.

Jodi is passionate about making a difference for community good and commercial gain.

Term: 17 October 2016 – 24 August 2018*.

Leadership Changes

The past financial year has seen a change to the Landgate Board with the departure of Paul White, who served his third appointment from 23 March 2015 – 31 December 2017, Ian Macliver 14 March 2016 – 16 February 2018 and Roger Hussey 1 August 2015
until his death on 12 July 2017.

*Bruce Roberts assumed the role of Chief Executive.

Corporate Executive

Liz Burke

General Manager, Strategy, People and Performance

Graduate Australian Institute of Company Directors
Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management)

Liz joined Landgate in 2014 and has worked as General Manager, Strategy People and Performance since October 2016. Liz has extensive experience in leadership and organisational development, cultural and transformational change. Liz and her team add value to the organisation, our people, customers, community and shareholder through; supporting strategy development and execution, performance analysis and reporting, business planning, strategic portfolio management, policy and legislative improvements and the very important job of people and cultural development.

Having worked across a range of industries Liz’s past employers include state governments in Victoria and Western Australia, large corporations and a renowned West Australian start-up.

Bruce Roberts

General Manager Operations

Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Jurisprudence

Bruce was appointed General Manager Operations in December 2011. Having commenced at Landgate in 1993, Bruce has worked on major legislative reforms, such as changes to the Transfer of Land Act 1893 which enabled WA’s digital land title register, and the creation of the Land Administration Act 1997 which created the single title registration system for private and Crown-owned land in WA. Bruce contributed to the drafting of the Land Information Authority Act 2006 which saw the creation of the Statutory Authority which operates as Landgate.

Bruce has also worked on international projects establishing land title systems in Asia and was the inaugural Chair of the Australian Registrars National Electronic Conveyancing Council of Australia.

Eugene Suares

General Manager Business Enablement

Certificate of Strategy & Planning
Certificate of Cyber for Directors
Finance & Business Management
Member Australian Institute of Company Directors

Eugene is Landgate’s General Manager Business Enablement. Eugene joined the agency in June 2013 as Director Customer Service. He has since worked across multiple streams of our business optimising value chains, enhancing service delivery and contributing toward strategy. Eugene brings extensive experience from a diverse background of dynamic organisations built on a track record of connecting people and technology to strategy to achieve strong sustainable returns.

This year Eugene and his team have been focussed on the evolution of our traditional Corporate Services function to a more empowered value chain-oriented directorate of Business Enablement. This year also saw the transition of our ICT Services to our subsidiary Advara Ltd and expansion of our technology roadmap to enable our business strategy to increase information asset efficiency and support greater access to our services.

Peter Markham

General Manager SPUR

Peter became the General Manager SPUR in January 2017. Peter has a proven track record
in creating partnerships between the private and public sectors and working with the start-up industry. Having established earthmine Australia in 2012, Peter was appointed as its Chief Executive Officer where he developed the organisation from a small start-up to a profitable business within its first two years. Before joining Landgate in 2009, Peter worked in the land and property development sector where he managed major projects, including the award winning $140 million South Hedland Urban Renewal Project.

Peter is also a recipient of the Business News’ prestigious 40under40 awards.

Leadership Changes

Last year we farewelled the following executives, Mr Mike Bradford (resigned 2 July 2017) Chief Executive, Mr John Wreford (resigned 10 July 2017) General Manager Finance, Information and Legal Services, and Mr Andrew Fernandez (resigned 20 October 2017), General Manager Sales, Marketing and Customer Services.