Director (non-executive)


Jan West was appointed to the Australia Post Board in May 2016 (current term expires in May 2022).

Mrs West is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years’ experience as a non-executive director of commercial, government and not-for-profit entities. She is currently an independent member of the Audit and Risk Committee of the Department of Treasury and Finance in Victoria, a member of the Audit and Risk Commission of the International Federation of Red Cross Red Crescent Societies and was until December 2019 a non-executive director of Dairy Australia and Neurosciences Victoria.

A former partner of Deloitte, Mrs West has extensive finance, audit and risk management skills across international, listed and private companies, government agencies and community organisations, and many industry sectors. She has been National President and Chairman of the Board of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and a member of the Financial Reporting Council. She is an experienced chair of many Audit and Risk Committees and member of several Nomination Committees.