Toll announces final appointment to board
TOLL GROUP has appointed former KPMG Asia Pacific chief operating officer Geoff Wilson, left. to its board of directors.
He becomes the eighth and final appointment to the Toll board following the rebuilding of the board this year.
Toll Holdings reported an annual loss of $1.43 billion last year. It is owned by Japan Post, which paid $6.5 billion for the group in 2015. Wilson, who served 35 years with KPMG, is financially savvy and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.
Toll Group’s chairman John Mullen welcomed Wilson’s appointment to the board.
“His deep knowledge and experience across multiple markets, including Japan, and his leadership of large, dynamic workforces will be invaluable to Toll’s transformation, governance and future growth agenda,” Mullen says.
Wilson will also assume the role of chairman of Toll’s audit committee. The Toll board now comprises Mullen, Wilson, Michael Byrne, Kunio Yokoyama, Tomohiro Yonezawa, Taneki Ono, Noboru Ichikura and Norio Wakasa.