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Tina McMeckan, Chair

Tina has 20 years of experience as a company director and senior executive in listed and private companies, partnerships, not for profit entities and with government businesses. Her specific industry skills are in the energy sector and in commercialisation of science and technology. Key competencies include corporate governance and risk management, enterprise development and strategic planning, investment analysis and finance and market competition and industry reform. She has served as the chairman or a member on audit, compliance, due diligence, nomination and remuneration board committees.

She has extensive board expertise in public and private utility infrastructure including power production, networks and retailing businesses in the gas and electricity industries. Currently she is a Director of the Global Carbon Capture and Storage Institute and SP Ausnet Limited. Before that she was a Director of Alinta Limited (now retired). Her other appointments as a Director have included United Energy, Snowy Hydro Trading, the Westar and Kinetik Energy Group, Victorian Power Exchange, and Solaris Power.

Her significant experience in technology development includes current appointments as Chairman of the Centre for Eye Research Australia and as a Director of Circadian Technologies Ltd. She is currently a Member of the Victorian EPA Hazwaste Fund Advisory Panel. She is a past Member of the Funds Management Committee of the AusIndustry Research and Development Board.