Jennifer Westacott AO Appointed as Chair of Future Generation Global

Jennifer Westacott AO will join the Board of Directors of Future Generation Global (ASX: FGG) as an independent director and assume the position of Chair on November 27, 2023. This appointment follows the tenure of Acting Chair Geoff Wilson AO, who will continue as a non-independent director. Geoff Wilson founded Future Generation Global in 2015, aiming to provide shareholders with investment and social returns, contributing over $38 million to youth mental health.

Ms. Westacott previously served as the Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia, a prominent platform for leading companies to engage in public policy discussions, from February 2011 to October 2023. Currently, she holds positions such as Chancellor of the University of Western Sydney, Non-executive Director of Wesfarmers, Chair of the Western Parkland City Authority, and inaugural Chair of the Board of Studio Schools of Australia. In addition, she serves as a patron of Mental Health Australia, co-patron of Pride in Diversity, and a patron of the Pinnacle Foundation.

Source: Future Generation