Harrison joins UWA
WA Chamber of Commerce and Industry policy, government and external relations head David Harrison has been appointed as chief adviser, corporate and government affairs at the University of Western Australia, from August. Mr Harrison is a former journalist and has been at CCI for five years.
Quirk leads Harrier
Kelly Quirk has been appointed as chief executive officer of human resources consultancy Harrier. Ms Quirk has been working as a consultant for the company over the past few months and has previously worked for Randstad Managed Services and Hays.
Warne director at RBB
Project leader Stephen Warne has been appointed to the board of directors of Ralph Beattie Bosworth Commercial Quantity Surveyors. Mr Warne has experience in both major government and private commercial developments.
Farrant joins science council
Andrew Farrant has been appointed as a member of the WA Technology and Industry Advisory Council. Mr Farrant runs his own private consultancy specialising in organisational governance and was previously CEO of Country Arts WA and general manager of Poseidon Scientific Instruments.
Moss leads bauxite JV
Bauxite Alumina Joint Ventures has appointed William Moss as general manager from October. Mr Moss was director, commissioning and start-up at Alcoa’s Ma’aden project in Saudi Arabia.
Visscher joins Minter
Law firm Minter Ellison has appointed specialist finance partner Gemey Visscher to its Perth office. Ms Visscher was formerly a partner at Freehills for 15 years.
New partner at Norton & Smailes
Solicitor Alan Krawitz has been admitted as a partner at law firm Norton & Smailes. Mr Krawitz specialises in tax, commercial law and estate and business succession planning.
Johnson principal at RSM
Accounting firm RSM Bird Cameron has promoted Andrew Johnson to principal in the business solutions division of the Perth office. Mr Johnson specialises in taxation, consulting and strategic planning and is overseeing the BHP Billiton Iron Ore indigenous business support program.
Lavan Legal expands
Lavan Legal has appointed former Woodside Energy in-house counsel Tim Hicks as a special counsel and promoted Graham Miller to senior associate in the corporate services group. Tim Morgan has been promoted to senior associate and Anita Barnes to associate in the property services group. Lital Hymans and Philippa Honey are new associates in the commercial advice and litigation group.
Talbot Olivier promotes Morley
Law firm Talbot Olivier has promoted Russell Morley to senior associate. Mr Morley has experience with commercial law, particularly intellectual and personal property and business succession planning.