Seven Group Holdings appoints Ryan Stokes as COO

Ryan Stokes has been appointed to chief operating officer of Seven Group Holdings. The son of Kerry Stokes, the company’s executive chairman, Stokes is also an executive director of Seven Group Holdings.

The announcement:

Peter Gammell, the Chief Executive Officer of Seven Group Holdings, today announced the appointment of Ryan Stokes as Chief Operating Officer. Mr Stokes is currently an Executive Director on the board of Seven Group Holdings.

Mr Gammell said: “Ryan’s appointment formalises the key role he has been undertaking for Seven Group Holdings as our industrial services businesses have expanded over the past twelve months. He is making a significant contribution to our Group and I am looking forward to him joining our key executive team and his continuing involvement in our business operations across the WesTrac Group and our investments in media.”

Mr Stokes is the Chief Executive Officer of Australian Capital Equity Pty Limited and is an Executive Director of Seven Group Holdings and WesTrac, and director of Seven West Media, Consolidated Media Holdings, Yahoo!7 and Iron Ore Holdings. He is also Chairman of the National Library of Australia.

Source: Seven press release



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