Perhaps atypically for an accountant, Peter Johnson began his career at The Royal Military College – Duntroon. “But I’d always wanted to be an accountant,” he says. So in 1990 he left the army to study full time. Around the same time, he and his wife started up their own […]
Former CPA Australia chief executive Alex Malley says he was well compensated to be successful. In a defence of his performance, he says: “I did what I was asked to do, I did it well and I was compensated.” Malley, who resigned after a backlash from members of the professional […]
An independent review of the operations of CPA Australia has taken a close look at the salary of the former CEO Alex Malley, who resigned after a backlash from members of the professional accountancy body. The independent review says the base pay of $1.77 million was well above benchmarks for […]
Alex Malley, the CEO of peak accountancy body CPA Australia, has had his contract terminated by the board, effective immediately. Malley, who came under criticism from members for his $1.8 million pay packet, will walk away with a $4.9 million payout. CPA Australia president and chairman Jim Dickson announced last […]
Sir Angus Houston, a former head of the Australian Defence Force now running a “fiercely independent” review of CPA Australia, once endorsed the professional body’s CEO Alex Malley as a leader he “deeply respects”. The accountants’ organisation has been hit by a series of resignations of board directors and objections […]
CPA Australia, under attack over the conduct of its CEO, Alex Malley, announced an independent review of the organisation to be headed by Sir Angus Houston, a former head of the Australian Defence Force. The professional body has been hit by a series of resignations of board directors and objections […]
CPA Australia’s chief executive, Alex Malley, is paid $1.79 million a year to lead the industry group. The accounting body revealed the figure to the Australian Financial Review following mounting concern over the governance of the association. The AFR reports Malley was paid $1.786 million last year, including $1.367 million […]
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