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Peter Costello

Treasurer

11 March 1996 - 3 December 2007

Media Release of 29/04/2005

NO.037

REAPPOINTMENT OF MEMBER OF FOREIGN INVESTMENT REVIEW BOARD

The Treasurer today announced the reappointment of Ms Lynn Wood as a Member of the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) for a further five year term.

Ms Wood joined the FIRB in April 1995 and has made a valuable contribution to the administration of foreign investment policy since that time.

Ms Wood has considerable business experience in financial services, including having been a Director of Schroders Australia Ltd, NSW Lotteries Corporation and Sedgwick Holdings Pty Ltd. She is currently a Director of Macquarie Goodman and the MS Society of NSW, as well as a compliance committee member of several major fund managers.

The other members of the FIRB are Mr John Phillips, AO (Chairman) the Hon Chris Miles and Mr Gerry Antioch (Executive Member).

MELBOURNE
29 April 2005

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