Gail has over 25 years’ experience as a senior media executive. From 1992 to 2019 she was Group General Counsel and Company Secretary of Fairfax Media Limited, with responsibility for all legal services, government and corporate relations, ASX compliance, internal audit and risk. She was also deeply involved in the growth and development Fairfax Digital businesses including Domain, Stan Entertainment and its other digital businesses.
She Is a member of the Media and Communications and Privacy Committees of the Law Council of Australia.
Vend Limited (retail industry software as a service)
Chair of Cranlana Centre for Ethical Leadership (a collaboration with Monash University, the Myer Foundation and the Vincent Fairfax Fellowship)
Chair of St Vincent’s Clinic (health care)
The Story Factory (not for profit working with marginalised children)
Domain Holdings Limited (digital real estate and related services, ASX Listed) ( 2017-2020)
Trade Me Limited (New Zealand digital marketplace dual listed ASX/NZX until sold to private equity) (2011-2016)
Stan Entertainment Pty Ltd (Australian SVOD) (2017- 2019)
Belvoir Theatre Company (2009-2016)
Copyco Pty Ltd ( Copyright licencing of media works) (Chairman) (2001-2020)
BSc (University of Sydney)
BEc (University of Sydney
Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.