Richard Umbers

Richard Umbers was responsible for leading Myers and delivering a significant program of change and reinvigoration to ensure that it continues to be an exciting destination for all customers. Prior to joining Myer, Mr Umbers was executive general manager for Parcel and Express Services at Australia Post, and was chief executive at StarTrack. He had responsibility for the enterprise-wide eCommerce program, a major change initiative designed to position Australia Post to take advantage of the boom in online shopping. Mr Umbers had held a range of senior and general management positions in fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) retailing with roles at Woolworths in Australia and New Zealand, and Aldi in Europe.
Bio last updated 19 May 2018

Positions - Previous

PositionCompanyYearCompany's current rank
Chief Executive & Managing Director (since 2015)Myer2014 - 2018
Chief Executive, StarTrack; Executive General Manager, Parcel & Express Services, Australia PostAustralia Post2010 - 2014
General Manager, Buying & Marketing, Customer EngagementWoolworths2006 - 20101
Managing Director, North West UK & Republic of Ireland (since 1999)Aldi1993 - 2002

Directors Shareholdings

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Total Shareholder Return as at 30/04/18

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721 WA (and selected non WA) listed companies ranked by 1 year TSR relative to other companies with similar revenue
Source: Morningstar


77 listed non wa companies ranked by revenue.
Source: Morningstar

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