Statement from SBS regarding Deputy Chair and Board appointment

Source: SBS

The SBS Board and Executive have today welcomed the appointment of current Board member Christine Zeitz as Deputy Chair, and Vic Alhadeff as a Non-executive Director of the SBS Board, as announced today by the Minister for Communications, Urban Infrastructure, Cities and the Arts, The Hon Paul Fletcher MP. 

Ms Zeitz has served as a non-Executive Director of the SBS Board since 2018. She is a defence, security and ICT specialist with more than 30 years’ experience in directing and delivering world-class solutions and services to defence, intelligence, civil and commercial customers, both in Australia and globally. 

Mr Alhadeff is a highly regarded community leader who has served as a Chair of Multicultural NSW and CEO of the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies. He is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a journalist by background, formerly Chief Sub-editor of the Cape Times. 

Mr Alhadeff joins the SBS Board of Directors consisting of Chair George Savvides AM, Deputy Chair Christine Zeitz, Non-executive Directors Dorothy West, Peeyush Gupta AM, William Lenehan, Prof. Sally Walker AM, Nyunggai Warren Mundine AO and SBS Managing Director James Taylor.


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