Alan John Mason

Audit & Risk Committee

Alan is a member of the Audit and Risk Committee for HB Biotechnology and an independent, non-executive director of Harper Bernays. He brings general strategy skills to the Board, as well as considerable skills in managing risk and compliance issues.

He is currently a Consultant to the World Bank and is the Non-Executive Chairman of Auto & General Insurance Company Limited (Budget Direct Insurance), an APRA authorised insurer.

Alan was previously CEO and Executive Director of the Insurance Council of Australia; Chief Executive of two insurance companies; and held a variety of executive roles within the insurance industry in the UK, South Africa and Australia. He has also served as non-executive director for organisations in the Government, private and not-for-profit sectors, which have also encompassed audit and compliance roles.

Alan has a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Kings College, London and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.