Queensland Symphony Orchestra Board

Chris Freeman AM, Chair

Chris was born and educated in Queensland and has extensive directorship and executive management experience in Australia and abroad. This includes work in the listed and unlisted space in the areas of finance, property development,...
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Rod Pilbeam, Deputy Chair

Deputy Chair of the Remuneration Committee and member of the Finance Audit and Risk Committee. Rod Pilbeam has been involved in the establishment and operation of major public event venues for over thirty-five years with...
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Mary Jane Bellotti

Chair of the Development Advisory Board. Mary Jane Bellotti has more than 25 years' of executive experience having worked for some of Australia’s largest and most successful companies across the construction, mining, services and manufacturing...
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Professor Margaret Barrett

Chair of the Artistic Consultative and Development Committee and member of the Remuneration Committee. Margaret Barrett is Head of the School of Music at The University of Queensland. She has served as President-Elect (2010 -...
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Emma Covacevich

Emma Covacevich is a partner of Clayton Utz Lawyers. She specialises in energy and corporate matters, with a particular focus on upstream and midstream oil and gas. Emma joined Clayton Utz in 1999, and has...
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Tony Denholder

Member of the Remuneration Committee. Tony Denholder is a Partner, and member of the Board, of Ashurst Australia. He is recognised as one of Australia’s leading mining and infrastructure lawyers, and as a market leader”...
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Simon Gallaher

Simon Gallaher has developed a highly successful private performing arts company based in Queensland for the past 20 years (Essgee Entertainment). He is best known to Australian audiences as a music theatre star, television and...
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Tony Keane

Chair of the Finance, Audit and Risk Management Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee and Membership Committees. Tony Keane is an experienced business and finance executive with more than 30 years background in...
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John Keep

Member of the Finance, Audit and Risk Committee and Company Secretary. John Keep is Principal of TyTo Corporation, where he focuses on business growth through strategic alliances, business re-engineering and related corporate advice. John’s experience...
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Cat Matson

Digital and business specialist Cat Matson is a strong leader, coach and strategist, having held CEO positions across business, marketing and consulting companies over 15 years. She is Chief Digital Officer for the City of...
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