Board Committees

Mater Board has seven sub-committees that meet regularly throughout the year to guide direction across key strategic areas of Mater's business. The sub-committees make recommendations for action to the Mater Misericordiae Limited Board, which retains collective responsibility for decision making.

Ian Wright—Group Chief Finance Officer

Ian was appointed as our Group Chief Finance Officer in June 2017; he holds an integral role in the financial stewardship of our organisation.

Ian holds extensive experience across both the finance and healthcare sectors having spent the past seven years fulfilling a number of roles at Queensland Health, most recently as Chief Finance Officer and General Manager Finance and Business Services for Health Support Queensland (a commercial Business Unit of Queensland Health).

A Chartered Accountant, he is also a graduate of the Royal Military College Sandhurst, awarded a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) from the Royal Military College of Science. After qualifying as a Chartered Management Accountant in 2003, Ian held senior accountancy related positions in the Army, prior to relocating with his family to Brisbane in 2010.

Ian's appointment to Mater’s Group Executive supports Mater’s aim to manage our finite resources wisely to allow for the reinvestment of any surplus into the provision of services which benefit the community we are privileged to serve.