Christine Briggs

Three new directors have been elected to the board of Forest and Wood Products Australia – Jim Henneberry, Brian Farmer and Christine Briggs.

Mr Henneberry is the former chief executive of Australian Paper; Mr Farmer is the current chief executive of HQ Plantations; and Ms Briggs is general manager, marketing and business development for Timberlink Australia.

“As we move forward, it’s a huge benefit to be able to get advice from a board made up of such experienced business leaders,” managing director of FWPA Ric Sinclair said. “I’m very grateful for the ongoing support of all the directors.”

On behalf of the new directors Ms Briggs said, “We look forward to working together with the existing board members and management team to continue to build upon FWPA’s successes and deliver effective and valuable outcomes for the forest and wood products industry.”