People: Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.L)
1 Apr 2015
Mr. Michael Clifford Fitzpatrick, BEng, BA (Oxon), has resigned as Non-Executive Independent Director of Rio Tinto Plc., effective 7 May 2015. Michael, an Australian citizen, contributes wide-ranging investment and local knowledge of Australian business. He is chairman of Treasury Group Limited, a Sydney-based incubator of fund management companies, chairman of the Australian Football League and a former chairman of the Australian Sports Commission. After leaving professional football in 1983 and working for the Treasury of the State of Victoria and with investment banks in New York, Michael founded the pioneering infrastructure asset management company Hastings Funds Management Limited in 1994. He was a Rhodes Scholar in 1975. External appointments (current and recent): Non-executive director of LatAm Autos Limited since November 2014, non-executive director of Carnegie Wave Energy Limited since 2012, non-executive director and chairman of Infrastructure Capital Group Limited since 2009, chairman of the Treasury Group Limited since 2005, commissioner and chairman of the Australian Football League since 2003 and 2007 respectively, director of the Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research since 2001.
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