Bart Vogel was appointed to the InvoCare Board of Directors on 1 October 2017, and as Chairman of the Board from 1 October 2018. Bart serves on the People, Culture & Remuneration Committee and Nomination Committee.
Bart’s career includes 20 years in the management consulting industry, as a partner with Deloitte Consulting, A.T. Kearney and Bain & Company, focused on the technology and services sectors.
In his consulting roles, Bart has spent extensive time working in global markets with multinational corporates and government bodies. He also spent 13 years in senior executive roles at Asurion Australia, Spherion Limited and as the Asia Pacific leader of Lucent Technologies.
Bart is a director of listed companies Infomedia Ltd (serves as Chairman) and Macquarie Telecom Limited. He is also a Director of BAI Communications and of the Children’s Cancer Institute Australia and was a Director of Salmat Limited (delisted on 3 September 2020).
Olivier Chretien was appointed as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer effective from 1 January 2021. Mr Chretien was appointed to the InvoCare Board of Directors on 4 January 2021.
Olivier was recently Group Chief Strategy Officer with Ramsay Health Care, where he was in charge of Group Strategy, M&A and Ventures, the Australian Pharmacy business, and a Director of the European and Asian JV Boards. Prior to this, Olivier spent 12 years with Wesfarmers. His last role was Managing Director, Business Development for the Group, where he was also a Director of retail divisional Boards for Coles, Bunnings, Kmart and Officeworks. He was previously the Managing Director of the Wesfarmers Industrial & Safety division for seven years, with more than 4,000 employees and 250 locations across Australia, New Zealand, China, Indonesia and the United Kingdom. Prior to Wesfarmers, he spent nine years with Boston Consulting Group in France and Australia, consulting to clients in the pharmaceuticals and travel and tourism services industries.
He started his career in engineering. Olivier holds an Executive MBA (AMP) from Harvard Business School (Boston USA), an MBA from INSEAD (France), and a Master of Engineering from Ecole Centrale de Paris (France).
Richard Davis was appointed to the InvoCare Board of Directors on 21 February 2012. Richard serves on the Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee and Nomination Committee.
Richard previously retired as InvoCare’s Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director on 31 December 2008 after 20 years with InvoCare. For the majority of that time, he held the position of Chief Executive Officer and successfully initiated and managed the growth of the business through a number of ownership changes and over 20 acquisitions, including Singapore Casket Company (Private) Limited, the Company’s first international acquisition.
Richard is the Chairman of Australian Vintage Limited and Monash IVF Group Limited. Richard is also serving as Chairman of Singapore Casket Company (Private) Limited.
Keith Skinner was appointed to the InvoCare Board of Directors on 1 September 2018. Keith is the Chair of Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee.
Keith has a strong record in business management, restructuring, finance, accounting, risk and governance. He commenced his career as an auditor with Deloitte Australia in 1974, later moving to the firm’s Restructuring Services division, and was appointed a partner in 1986. He was a leading practitioner for company turnarounds for over a decade, before becoming Chief Operating Officer of Deloitte Australia in 2001.
Since retirement in 2015, Keith has been a Director of a number of public and private organisations including Emeco Holdings Limited, North Sydney Local Health Board and not for profit organisation Lysicrates Foundation. He has also been Independent Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee of the Australian Digital and Health Agency and has consulted to a number of organisations on strategy execution, restructuring and operational improvement.
InvoCare’s people are professionals who are focused on the principle that the care we provide is a vocation, and that customer service lies at the heart of everything we do.
Megan Quinn was appointed to the InvoCare Board of Directors on 1 October 2018. Megan serves on the People Culture & Remuneration Committee and Nomination Committee.
Megan is internationally regarded as a transformation, marketing, retail and business expert and is invited to speak and consult on service, innovation, creativity, strategy, building a global brand, business excellence and customer experience for companies, conferences and media outlets around the world. Named a global game changer and one of Australia’s most powerful women in retail, Megan was a co-founder of the world’s premier online luxury fashion retailer, NET-A-PORTER.
Megan is a Director of listed companies City Chic Collective Limited, Reece Limited and The Lottery Corporation (ASX:TLC). Having previously served on the Board and national committee of UNICEF Australia, she is an advocate for the Rights of the Child,and is a passionate ambassador of Fitted For Work.
Ms Kim Anderson was appointed as an independent non-executive director of InvoCare Limited with effect from 11 May 2021. Kim is the Chair of the People, Culture & Remuneration Committee and serves on the Nomination Committee.
Kim has more than 30 years’ of experience as a CEO and senior executive in a range of media companies including Southern Star Entertainment, PBL and Ninemsn and Reading Room Inc (bookstr.com) of which she was CEO and founder.
Kim is currently a Non-Executive Director of Carsales (ASX:CAR), Marley Spoon AG (ASX:MMM), Infomedia Limited (ASX:IFM), SiteMinder Limited (ASX:SDR) and the Sax Institute, a national leader in promoting the use of research evidence in health policy. She was also a Non-Executive Director of WPP AUNZ (ASX: WPP) until the completion of its takeover by WPP PLC in April 2021. She is a former Fellow of the University of Sydney Senate.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Sydney and a Graduate Diploma in Library Information Science from UTS.
Mr Kee Wong was appointed as an independent non-executive director of InvoCare Limited with effect from 1 November 2021. Kee serves on the Audit, Risk & Compliance Committee and Nomination Committee.
Mr. Wong is an entrepreneur with a background and qualifications in Engineering, Information technology and Business. Kee has started several businesses and was the founder and Managing Director of e-Centric Innovations, a management and technology consulting company that provides strategic advice and systems integration services in e-business and IT for large enterprises and government in Australia, New Zealand, the United States and SE Asia.
He has made investments across a number of industries which include technology, services, retail, food and beverage, trading and property. Prior to his career as an entrepreneur Mr. Wong’s career included experience in IT and management consulting and he was a senior executive at IBM running part of its e-business group in the Asia Pacific region, including Australia and New Zealand.
Mr. Wong is currently a Non-Executive Director of Carsales (ASX:CAR), the Australian Energy Market Operator and the Institute of Company Directors. Amongst previous Board positions, he was Chairman of the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA), a Deputy Chairman of Asialink and a Director of LaunchVic. Mr Kee is Adjunct Professor of Engineering and IT at La Trobe University. He was awarded a Fellow of Monash University in 2010 and Distinguished Alumni in 2014. He has a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.), a Graduate Diploma in Computing and an MBA.