Point Blank - Up Close with John Poynton
Othe past decade, John Poynton has been a central figure in a significant number of the biggest corporate developments in WA history. Having experienced a myriad of market conditions, he will candidly share his journey, including both the successes and disappointments.
John is a co-founder and the Executive Chairman of Azure Capital. He was appointed a director of Alinta Limited in October 2000 and was Chairman between May 2006 and January 2007. He is the Deputy Chairman of Austal Limited and is a non-executive Director of Burswood Ltd and Multiplex Ltd. John is also a member of the Payments System Board of the Reserve Bank of Australia, Chairman of the West Australian Museum Foundation and a member of the Board of the Business School at the University of Western Australia, where he also serves as Adjunct Professor of Financial Services. John has previously served as a Director of ASX and as Chairman of the ASX in Perth. John has been decorated with many honours including Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia and in June 2006 he was awarded with Citizen of the Year in the Industry and Commerce category.