Steven has been a Board member since July 2011 and appointed as the Chair of the Board in August 2018.
A Chartered Accountant with a Bachelor of Business, Steven has a wealth of experience supporting and advising businesses ranging from companies, individuals, partnerships, family trusts, and superannuation funds.
Before starting his own business in 1987, Steven was the head accountant at GME. Steven now runs a consulting practice providing audit services, financial accounting consultancy, board support, compliance work, and general business advice.
Steven has held numerous Directorships at various private companies as well as treasury and company secretary roles. Aside from Standard Communications, Steven is also a Board member of Namatjara Legacy Trust Ltd, SAMAG Incorporated, and Rhodanthe Lipsett Indigenous Midwifery Trustee Ltd.
Anthony has been a Board member since July 2013 and appointed Chair of the Innovation Committee in December 2013.
With a background in Business Management, Anthony has significant experience in sales, product development, and management across the Electronics industry. Anthony has comprehensive knowledge of the industry and the GME business, developed during his time in Internal Sales at GME.
With a keen interest in sailing, Anthony was involved with the Cruising Yacht Club Australia as a Chairman of the Training and Development Committee and Director of Yachting NSW. He is an active sponsor of Marine Rescue NSW.
Anthony also held a Private Pilot Licence with the Queensland Aviation Industry.
John has been a Board member since August 2015 and is the Chair of the People & Culture Committee and Risk Committee.
John holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws and has practiced as a lawyer in Australia. With a number of years in insurance, commercial litigation and commercial transactions, Johns experience includes advising on capital raising, private equity funding, risk management and supporting international companies in establishing the business in Australia.
In 2003, John was appointed as Managing Partner of Hicksons Lawyers, providing leadership and creating sustainable value across the firm and to its clients. He remained in this position until 2020.
John has also served 10 years as a member of the board of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia including two years as Commodore.
Stephen Millar has been a Board member since August 2019 and is currently Chair of the Finance Committee.
Stephen holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration, is a registered Chartered Accountant, and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Having started his career in New Zealand, Stephen had experience across accounting, finance, and sales and marketing before moving into general management. Stephen was with Brady Corporation for 15 years, first as Managing Director of Brady Australia for 9 years before taking on leadership roles at a global level, holding Vice President and President positions in North America and the Asia Pacific region.
Stephen is now the Managing Director Australia and New Zealand for Tremco Constructions Product Group, a subsidiary of RPM Incorporated, a US public company.
Warwick is the current Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of GME, has been a Board member since 2013 and currently sits across all Board Committees at GME.
Warwick has over 20 years of experience with GME. Having obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from SGSM, his expertise spans across the business from product management to marketing, operations, engineering, manufacturing, IT, and logistics.
Since being appointed as Managing Director in 2013, Warwick’s leadership has placed GME on a steady growth path. Warwick is extremely passionate about continued investment back into the business and its people.
With an engineering background in electronics, Warwick has extensive industry expertise and has cultivated strong industry relationships throughout the years.
Vivek was appointed as Chief Operating Officer at GME in 2019 and has been a company officer and on the Board Committees since 2017.
Vivek is a qualified Chartered Accountant having completed his Master’s degree in Accounting and obtaining his CPA. Starting his career in Audit and then moving to corporate finance, Vivek has worked in telecommunications, FMCG, information technology, and manufacturing. Vivek has experience across strategic planning, business integration, ERP implementation and mergers & acquisitions.
Vivek joined GME in 2015 as Group Financial Controller before his role as CFO and now COO. Vivek now oversees the finance, IT, HR and safety, production and supply chain functions at GME.