Mr Peter Stirling Benson


Board and governance

BA (Comb. Hon), MBA, GAICD

Mr Stirling Benson has extensive experience in the travel, media, entertainment and health sectors, both in Australia and overseas - and joined our board in September, 2012. He was a senior executive at Diageo and British Airways prior to holding a number of CEO positions over a period of 15 years in pay television (TV1), electronic distribution of travel services (Galileo), ticketing of major events (Ticketek) and the fitness industry (Fitness First). Peter holds a BA (Combined Honours) from University College London, an MBA from the London Business School and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Peter has been appointed adjunct professor at UTS Business School, working on their MBA program for entrepreneurs (MBAe) and is a member of the 20/20 Exchange, a mentoring organisation, where he chairs a group of CEOs.

Peter is Chairman of the Remuneration and Nominations Subcommittee and a member of the Commercialisation and IP Subcommittee.