Ms Lynn Richardson
Appointed to the Board: 22 May 2015; elected Chairman 23 November 2017.
A graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Lynn holds an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Entrepreneurship along with qualifications in professional accounting and educational research.
Lynn brings a unique blend of business and academic expertise in the entrepreneurial arena. A varied 20-year career is complemented with Lynn’s passion for continuous improvement, which defines her approach to business leadership.
Lynn is also a director of Sustain: The Australian Food Network. She has previously held educational and industry board positions, affording her a range of industry contexts to draw from. Prior to her current position as EGL Chairman, Lynn was a member of the Baltec IES executive committee where her significant strategic leadership contributed to the company’s growth.
Mr Ellis Richardson
Appointed to the Board as Chairman on 29 November 2013, resigned as Chairman on 1 December 2014 continuing as an Executive Director from that date.
Mr Richardson is a foundation Fellow of The Institute of Company Directors, a Member of The Institute of Engineers Australia and a Chartered Engineer. He has over 30 years of business experience as CEO of Comeng and Managing Director of Evans Deakin Industries and later in the venture capital industry. Comeng was Australia's premier rolling stock manufacturer producing trams, trains and locomotives. Evans Deakin Industries also produced Rolling stock in addition to power stations and draglines for the mining industry.
Mr Adrian Siah
Adrian has a strong financial management background specifically related to financial control, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and growth funding for businesses. He initially qualified as a chartered accountant in New Zealand and worked in that capacity with one of the larger firms for several years before moving into investment banking.
Adrian is a member of the CA ANZ with a degree in Accounting from the University of Waikato New Zealand and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Adrian brings additional management skills to the Board, as well as broad connections in the investment community and in South East Asia.