John Rothwell

John Rothwell is the non-executive chair of Austal. Mr Rothwell is a founding director of the shipbuilder and previously served as executive chairman and chief executive officer. He is a council member of the Australian National Maritime Museum and became chairman of the museum's capital works committee in November 2005. Mr Rothwell was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2004 for services to the Australian shipbuilding industry through the development of trade links and for significant contributions to vocational education and training. In 2002, he was named the Ernst & Young Australian Entrepreneur of the Year. Mr Rothwell is a member of shipbuilding classification societies Det Norske Veritas Australia and the Bureau Veritas Asia & Australia Committees. He was made the inaugural chair of the University of Western Australia's Centre for Rock Art Studies in 2010.
Bio last updated 26 Sep 2019

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Total Shareholder Return as at 31/01/20

1 year TSR5 year TSR
208thSeven Group Holdings31%37%
228thPerenti Global26%36%
736thSeven West Media-54%-24%
677 WA (and selected non WA) listed companies ranked by 1 year TSR relative to other companies with similar revenue
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Non-Executive Chair
Year started and most recent title

Share Transactions

$4.6m Bought
$7.2m Sold
Total value as at the date of the transaction
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2nd↑Seven Group Holdings$4,166.4m
4th↑Perenti Global$1,846.5m
5th↓Seven West Media$1,556.4m
200 listed industrial companies ranked by revenue.
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