Journalist, Non-Executive Director since 2013 / Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Matt Peacock is a senior journalist with the ABC’s 7.30 program, having formerly been ABC Radio’s chief political correspondent and reporter in New York, Washington and London. He is Adjunct Professor of Journalism with Sydney’s University of Technology (UTS), and authored the book Killer Company (HarperCollins, 2009), a history of Australia’s largest asbestos manufacturer, James Hardie. The book inspired the ABC Television miniseries, Devil’s Dust. Mr Peacock is the staff-elected member to join ABC's board of directors.