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Richard Goyder AO | Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Wesfarmers Limited

Richard Goyder

Richard joined Wesfarmers in 1993 after working in various commercial roles at Tubemakers of Australia Limited. He has held a number of commercial positions in Wesfarmers’ Business Development Department including General Manager. He was appointed Deputy Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of Wesfarmers Limited in 2004 and assumed the role of Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer in July 2005. Richard is a Director of Gresham Partners Holdings Limited and a number of Wesfarmers group subsidiaries.

Richard is also a member of the AFL Commission, the UWA Business School and is Chairman of Scotch College in Perth. Richard was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2013 for distinguished service to business through executive roles and through the promotion of corporate sponsorship of the arts and Indigenous programs, and to the community.