Nicholas Moore, former Chief Executive Officer of Macquarie Group, has been appointed as Chairman of Willow. Moore spent 33 years at Macquarie, and 10 years as its CEO before he retired in 2018.
In addition to Willow, Moore also serves as Chairman of Screen Australia, the Sydney Opera House Trust, The Centre for Independent Studies, The Smith Family, National Catholic Education Commission (NCEC), a Member (and former Chair) of the University of NSW Business School Advisory Council, and the former Chair of the PCYC.
Referring to his appointment as Chairman, Mr. Moore said, “Over the course of my career, I have come to realise that opportunities like Willow only come up rarely… I was impressed by the people, the space they are in and the product.”
Joshua Ridley, Willow’s Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Willow is delighted to have Nicholas Moore join as our Chairman and invest in the business. We look forward to working with Nicholas in this exciting new chapter for our company as we seek to capture and maximise the opportunities that are arising from cloud computing, intelligent edge and IoT (Industry 4.0).”
Read The Australian Financial Review’s coverage here.