Kym was appointed CEO in January 2021 following a period as Interim CEO from September 2020.
He was elected as Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee in February 2020. He also served as a member of the Finance Committee and the Nominations and Remuneration Committee as well as the Finance & Audit Committee at Lifeblood. He held these positions up until his appointment as Interim CEO where he went on a leave of absence and resigned at the CEO appointment.
Kym has been an advisor in Strategy and Leadership, particularly within the Advertising and Media industry. He has extensive corporate governance experience in listed and non-listed public companies, privately-owned companies and government-owned organisations.
He has held senior regional and country executive leadership roles including CEO, COO and CFO in Asia Pacific, China and Australia for global advertising and media holding groups. He also has extensive corporate development experience heading up the acquiring of over two hundred businesses.
Kym is a Chartered Accountant, a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, has a masters degree in Leadership, a master degree in Business Administration, a post-graduate diploma in Chartered Accounting, a post-graduate certificate in Executive Leadership, and a degree in Accounting. He currently is undertaking a PhD in Leadership.
Kym is passionate how leadership can positively impact people, our planet and organisations in a sustainable and ethical way.