Tony Bird has been appointed as the inaugural chief risk officer of Pioneer Credit, commencing February 2.
Evan Shackleton has been appointed as a Magistrate of the Magistrates Court of Western Australia.
Carey Marshall has been appointed as general manager of ASCO Group’s local subsidiary ASCO Transport & Logistics (formerly Bonnie Rock Transport).
Brett Beaver has been appointed as Partner in Taxation and Business Services at Gooding Partners.
Richard Duncan has been appointed as chief financial officer and company secretary of Mareterram and is expected to start with the company in late March 2016.
Lorna MacGregor has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of Lifeline WA. Ms MacGregor is highly regarded in the mental health sector.
RSM has appointed Con Paoliello as Managing Partner – Perth and Nadine Marke as Principal – Corporate Finance.
Brad McVeigh has been appointed as a partner in the Corporate & Audit Services division of HLB Mann Judd.
Anne Azza Aly has been appointed as the second Edith Cowan University Professorial Research Fellow.
Lyn Hawkins has been appointed as a director of Business Women Australia.
Frank Cooper has been selected as the new president of the West Australian Division of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), effective February 1, 2016.
Ailing iron ore miner Atlas Iron has done a deal with the majority of its lenders, who have agreed to a plan to cancel $US132 million ($183 million) of debt in exchange for equity in the junior export
Brightwater Care Group has appointed Jennifer Lawrence as its new chief executive officer.
Graham Griffiths has been appointed as a non-executive director of Pointerra.
Tom Eadie has been appointed as the new managing director of Strandline Resources. His appointment takes place from January 1, 2016.
Michael Levitt has been appointed to the board of St John of God Health Care. Dr Levitt is a leading Western Australian colorectal surgeon.
Kate Foley has moved into the position of senior negotiator in CBRE’s metropolitan investments properties team after five years as a licenced valuer for the firm.
Readify, the software development, data and design powerhouse, has strengthened its WA team and moved to new offices in Perth’s CBD, after signing a number of significant WA contracts in the last 12 m
Respected Shire of Gingin councillor Michael Aspinall has been appointed chair of the Keep Australia Beautiful Council of WA for three years from January 1, 2016.
Researchers at Curtin University, Murdoch University and the University of Adelaide have found high rates of adulteration, substitution and mislabelling of traditional Chinese medicines.
Chris Cottier has been appointed deputy chair of the Pilbara Development Commission board for a term expiring April 2017.
Adrian Fini has been appointed to the board of director of the Perth International Arts Festival.
Kim Chance has been elected to chair the Western Australian Fishing Industry Council (WAFIC), replacing Arno Verboon.
Ilona Quahe, a Law/Economics graduate from The University of Western Australia has won one of three prestigious Australia-at-Large Rhodes Scholarships for 2016.
Wayne Osborn will be retiring as a director of Iluka Resources effective from the close of the 2016 annual general meeting scheduled for May 2016.
Zoe Richards, an upcoming scientist who has exposed a biological treasure trove in the Bonaparte Archipelago and discovered several species of coral, will be joining Curtin University in July, 2016.
Crown Perth has appointed Fiona Pascoe as the new director of sales for Crown Perth Hotels. Ms Pascoe has decades of global experience in the hotels and hospitality fields.
Tim Andrew has been appointed as the new director of Swimming WA, following the departure of Kerrynne Batten.
The long-serving managing director of Mincor Resources, David Moore, has indicated his desire to step down from day-to-day management and move to the position of deputy chairman from March 1, 2016.
John Flecker, chief executive of Brookfield Multiplex Australasia and India, has been elected as the new president of the Australian Constructors Association (ACA).
Caroline Chan has been appointed to the role of Head of Institution Bank, Western Australia at Westpac Institutional Bank.
Union settles with BGC over case of the concrete pour
Legal action is being taken against ride-share company Uber for not having the appropriate licence to operate in Western Australia.
Former stockbroker and the founding managing director of Euroz, Shane Gherbaz, has passed away after a battle with illness.
Brierty and three Aboriginal contracting firms have won a $300 million contract with Rio Tinto to complete mining and civil works on a project in the Pilbara.
Treasurer Wayne Swan has slammed mining magnate Gina Rinehart for insulting Australian workers after she called for a cut to the minimum wage and accused people of being jealous of the wealthy.
Acquitted murder suspect Lloyd Rayney has spoken of his sadness that his wife's killer is still at large, rather than the relief he feels at being cleared of killing her himself.
A consortium led by Leighton Contractors and Georgiou Group has been chosen by the state government to deliver its $1 billion-plus Gateway WA project.
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