Get in touch

Send us an Enquiry

(08) 9323 3300

Board of Directors


JOHN KLEPEC

Board Chair, Non-Executive Director
BCOMM, MAICD


John Klepec was appointed as a Non-Executive Director on 19 November 2020, and as Chair of the Board from 26 February 2021.

John possesses considerable expertise in commercial management, business development and finance across a wide range of industry groups including construction, building products, construction materials, resources, agriculture, logistics, health care and media.

John has considerable public company experience, including most recently, Executive Chairman of Wellard Limited and previously as a non-executive director and alternate director of Ten Network Holdings Limited.

John was previously the Chief Development Officer for Hancock Prospecting, and prior to that, held senior management positions with major Australian publicly listed companies BHP Billiton Limited, Mayne Group Limited and with the BGC Group.

John holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

JEFF DOWLING

Non-Executive Director, Chair of Audit Committee
BCOMM, FCA, FICA, FFIN, FAICD


Jeff Dowling was appointed as Non-Executive Director on 1 July 2017, and thereafter as Chair of the Audit Committee.

Jeff is a highly experienced corporate leader with over 40 years’ experience in professional services with Ernst & Young. Jeff held numerous leadership roles within Ernst & Young which focused on mining, oil and gas and other  industries. Jeff’s expertise is centred around audit, risk and financial acumen derived from acting as lead partner on numerous large public company audits, capital raisings and corporate transactions. As a Non-Executive Director of a number of ASX listed companies Jeff has been involved with various corporate acquisitions and takeovers, debt restructures and equity raisings.

Jeff holds a Bachelor of Commerce and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia.

ADRIENNE PARKER

Non-Executive Director, Chair of Nominations and Diversity Committee
LLB, MAICD


Adrienne Parker was appointed as a Non-Executive Director on 23 August 2017, and thereafter as Chair of the Nominations & Diversity Committee.

Adrienne is a partner and Head of Pinsent Masons’ Perth office, a global law firm. Adrienne specialises in major construction, engineering and resources projects, including disputes in the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas and transport sectors.

Adrienne’s experience includes advising parties on the procurement, management and delivery of infrastructure projects across Australia via traditional project delivery models and relationship contracting, including PPP projects. Adrienne has also acted in many large scale complex disputes in many jurisdictions involving mining projects, processing plants, oil and gas facilities, and major commercial building and infrastructure projects.

Adrienne holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Western Australia. She is the Chair of the Joint Law Council of Australia and Law Society of Western Australia’s Construction and Infrastructure Law Committee and a past president of the WA Chapter of The National Association of Women in Construction. She is also a member of the Society of Construction Law Australia and a Member of the Australia Institute of Company Directors.

MARK SOUTHEY

Non-Executive Director, Chair of Remuneration Committee
BSC (HONS), MBA, GAICD


Mark Southey was appointed as a Non-Executive Director on 10 October 2018, and thereafter as Chair of the Remuneration Committee.

Mark is an experienced senior executive with extensive global experience in industrial technology and services and project development in the natural resources sectors. Mark has previously held senior executive positions with Honeywell and ABB in Australia and internationally, and was a member of the global executive leadership team within WorleyParsons where he held the position of Group Managing Director for the Minerals, Metals and Chemicals Sector.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Engineering with Business Studies, has an MBA from the University of Sydney Business School, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

MARTIN MONRO 

Non-Executive Director, Chair of Risk Committee
BA, FAICD, FAIB


Martin Monro was appointed as a Non-Executive Director on 1 June 2020, and thereafter as Chair of Risk Committee.

Martin was formerly the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Watpac Limited from August 2012 until his retirement in an executive capacity in June 2019. Martin has more than 30 years’ experience in the Australian and international construction sectors, with a proven track record in prudent financial management, safety leadership and successful expansion into new markets. Martin remains a Non-Executive Director of Watpac Limited.

Martin is the immediate past National Vice President for the Australian Industry Group, a member of the Royal Melbourne Showgrounds Unincorporated Joint Venture Board, and the Chair of the Moits Advisory Board. He is also a Specialist Workplace Relations Advisor to the Board of the Australian Constructors Association. In addition, Martin is a Director of the construction industry suicide prevention charity, Mates in Construction, a voluntary position he has held since 2017.

Martin has formal qualifications in Psychology and Human Resources Management, is a graduate of the Accelerated Development Program at the London Business School, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Building.

Executive Officers


ANDREW WACKETT

Interim Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary
BCOMM, FCPA, FFIN, GAICD


Andrew Wackett commenced as Chief Financial Officer on 12 June 2017 and was appointed as Company Secretary on 5 July 2018.

Prior to joining Fleetwood, Andrew was a Division Director of Macquarie Securities Group for 20 years. During that time, Andrew gained significant commercial experience with large Australian and international listed entities, developed an in depth knowledge of corporate governance, and statutory financial requirements, and has proven financial and leadership skills in guiding business, departments and teams in the formulation and execution of
financial strategies. Prior to Macquarie, Andrew worked at Wesfarmers for over six years.

Andrew holds a Bachelor of Commerce, is a fellow of CPA Australia, a fellow of Financial Services Institute of Australasia and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

ELIZABETH MAYNARD

General Counsel and Company Secretary
LLB (HONS), BCOMM, GAICD


Elizabeth Maynard commenced as General Counsel & Company Secretary on 3 September 2018.

Prior to her appointment, Elizabeth spent a number of years in private practice as a Corporate / M&A lawyer with a top-tier Australian law firm advising clients in a variety of sectors on domestic and cross-border transactional and commercial matters. Elizabeth also has significant international experience, having spent over 3 years working in Singapore and the Asia-Pacific region at a top-tier UK law firm.

Elizabeth holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Elizabeth is also a member of the Law Society of Western Australia and a member of the Association of Corporate Counsel Australia.

ANDREW MCCORMACK

General Manager – WHSE & HR
MA (ENG), BENG (HONS), DHRM


Andrew McCormack was appointed as General Manager for WHSE and Human Resources in July 2014, after commencing with Fleetwood in July 2011.

Prior to joining Fleetwood, Andrew held a variety of Operations Management, Industrial Engineering and Human Resources roles in Australian and international manufacturing firms. Andrew has significant experience in risk management and employee relations legislation and a genuine passion for the wellbeing and development of our people.

Andrew holds a Master of Engineering (Industrial), a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and a Diploma of Human Resources Management.

JASON KUNKLER 

Chief Operating Officer, Building Solutions
MBA, FAIB


Jason Kunkler was appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Building Solutions on 1 June 2020.

Jason has more than 33 years of operational and executive experience in the construction industry. He is the immediate past president of MBAWA and was formerly the General Manager of PACT Construction, a subsidiary of the privately-owned ABN Group, a position he held for 16 years. As the founding General Manager of PACT, he oversaw the establishment and growth of the business delivering projects in the commercial construction sector for both public and private sector clients.

Jason holds a Master of Business Administration and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Building.

MANNY LARRE

Chief Operating Officer, RV Solutions
BENG


Manny Larré was promoted to the role of Chief Operating Officer of RV Solutions in August 2018 following the acquisition of Northern RV.

Having joined Fleetwood in September 2011, Manny held several Executive General Management roles within the Company, driving the turnaround of several businesses, as well as business sales and acquisitions.

Prior to joining Fleetwood, Manny held various executive leadership roles in the automotive and consumer products industries. During that time, Manny gained significant operational and commercial experience within large Australian and internationally listed companies, leading several companies through operational turnarounds.

Manny holds a Bachelor of Engineering and post graduate studies in Management.

DOMINIC LETTS

Chief Operating Officer, Accommodation Solutions
MA (HRM&IR), BA (HIS/POL), GAICD


Dominic Letts was appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Accommodation Solutions in January 2018.

Dominic joined Fleetwood in 2008 and has been promoted through operational and general management roles to his current position. Prior to joining Fleetwood, Dominic served as Army Officer and led operational and training missions in the Middle East and Asia Pacific.

Dominic holds a Master of Human Resources Management and Industrial Relations, a Bachelor of Arts (History/Politics) and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.