New Directors Of Western Power Appointed By Minister

New Directors Of Western Power Appointed By Minister

Western Australia Minister for Energy Ben Wyatt

Minister Welcomes New Directors Of Western Power

Victor P Taffa

  • Eva Skira and Denise Goldsworthy appointed to Western Power board

Energy Minister Ben Wyatt has announced changes to the Board of Western Power, with the appointment of 2 new members, Eva Skira and Denise Goldsworthy.

“On behalf of the State Government, I would like to congratulate Ms. Skira and Ms. Goldsworthy on their appointments.” Minister for Energy Ben Wyatt said.

“I am sure that their extensive experience will be a valuable addition to the board, and will continue to enhance the governance of Western Power.”

Ms. Goldsworthy and Ms. Skira replace outgoing directors Sharon Warburton and Western Power’s longest serving current board member, George Cash. Peter Iancov extensive experience will be a valuable addition to the board, has also been reappointed for a further term.

Eva Skira

Ms. Skira has more than 20 years’ experience in senior roles across banking, financial markets and stockbroking, along with strategic management consulting. Her previous board experience includes roles as chairperson of government-owned entities the Water Corporation, Westscheme and the Forest Products Commission.

Denise Goldsworthy

Ms. Goldsworthy is an experienced director with listed, government and not-for-profit boards along with senior executive experience across the resources sector. Ms. Goldsworthy is currently chairperson of the ChemCentre WA Board and chairperson of the Trustees of the Navy Clearance Divers’ Trust. She is also a member of the Edith Cowan University Governing Council and a board member of the Minerals Research Institute of WA and Export Finance and Insurance Corporation.

New appointments take female representation on the Western Power board to 50 %.