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Richard Goyder is the new Qantas Chairman

Richard Goyder, the former CEO of Wesfarmers, is the new chair of Qantas. The current chair, Leigh Clifford, will step down from the national carrier in October 2018 after 11 years in the role. Goyder joined the Qantas Board in November 2017 after serving as CEO of Wesfarmers Limited for […]
Richard Goyder is the new Qantas Chairman
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Wesfarmers is considering abandoning quarterly sales updates

Wesfarmers, Australia’s biggest private employer and the owner of a string of retail operations including supermarket Coles, is looking at dropping quarterly sales updates to the market. Outgoing managing director Richard Goyder says: “In my view it distorts the market because the time frame is too short and market reaction […]
Wesfarmers is considering abandoning quarterly sales updates
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Richard Goyder is taking the chair at Woodside from his old boss

Richard Goyder, who just announced his retirement as CEO at Wesfarmers, is going to be the next chairman of energy giant Woodside Petroleum. The current chair, Michael Chaney, himself a former head of Wesfarmers and now chairman, will step down at the close of the next Annual General Meeting in […]
Richard Goyder is taking the chair at Woodside from his old boss
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GOYDER QUITS: Wesfarmers boss to step down

Richard Goyder is stepping down as managing director of Wesfarmers after 12 years heading Australia’s largest private employer. He will be replaced by Rob Scott who started at Wesfarmers in Perth in 1993 before moving into investment banking where he had various roles in corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. […]
GOYDER QUITS: Wesfarmers boss to step down