Succeed in the boardroom: Director lunch with Philippa Taylor - Melbourne
Date Wednesday, 25 October 2023
Time 25 Oct 12:30 - 25 Oct 14:00 AEST
Venue Clayton Utz Level 18, 333 Collins Street Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia
Pricing Full Member
$ 60 Full Member
Corporate Member
$ 60 Corporate Member
Premium Member
$ 60 Premium Member
Champion Member
$ 60 Champion Member
Guests Allowed
Register by Wednesday, 18 October 2023

We are happy to announce the return of our Clayton Utz partnered lunches this year. This lunch is an excellent opportunity to hear from a current director about challenges and learning from their board journey, their tips for aspiring directors and opportunities as well as other current topical issues in their sector.

Come along with questions - we look forward to seeing you face-to-face again.

Limited places available to WOB full members and their guests only.

Guest Speaker:  Philippa Taylor

Non-Executive Director & Chair, Remuneration, Nomination & Culture Committee, Raiz Invest
Non-Executive Director, We make a Difference (Australia)
Non-Executive Director, Apollo League
CEO & Board Advisor, The Ducendi Group

Non-Executive Director & Member, FInance, Audit & Risk Committee, Western Leisure Services
Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Remuneration & Nomination Committee, International Women's Development Agency

Philippa is an experienced non-executive director with over two decades on boards, including as Chair of Remuneration & Nominations Committees.

Philippa has an extensive executive career with over 30 years as a professional human resources expert and board advisor to ASX-listed, commercial, government and not-for-profit organisations in financial services, professional services, tourism and recreation. Philippa brings a wealth of experience in workforce and executive governance, organisational culture and engagement.

Philippa has a Master of Business Administration, a Bachelor of Administration (Human Resource Management), a Graduate Diploma in Adult Education and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Hosted by: Claire Braund & Nicole Donegan

Claire Braund

Non-Executive Director, WOB Pty Ltd (appointed April 2006)
Executive Director, WOB Australia Pty Ltd (appointed Feb 2018)
Chair, Central Coast Conservatorium of Music
Non-Executive Director & Governance Committee Chair, Coast Shelter Emergency Accommodation Ltd

As the co-founder of Women on Boards, both in Australia (2006) and the UK (2012) it goes without saying that Claire has a wealth of experience in working with women who are seeking board roles. She is an informed,  entertaining and engaging presenter who brings the world of boards across a wide range of sectors alive to participants and is able to quickly connect the dots and match people to areas aligned to their skills and interests. Claire is an experienced Non-Executive Director on small businesses and large Not-For-Profit organisations and has a deep understanding of the board environment across a wide range of sectors.

Nicole Donegan

Chief Operating Officer, WOB Australia Pty 
Former Non Executive Director Triathlon Australia

Nicole is an experienced board member, COO and business adviser and business owner. She has diverse industry and leadership expertise, spanning government, association management, not for profit, tertiary education, retail and professional services sectors. Based in Melbourne, Nicole joins WOB to enhance the subscriber journey, support business growth and manage strategic initiatives.

With thanks to our event host: