Anita Roper

Getting board-ready with Anita Roper - Episode 9

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Today on the Take on Board podcast, Helga interviews Anita Roper.


Anita  has over 30 years experience in senior management roles working with business communities government and multilateral agencies in Australia, Canada, UK and the USA. Her executive career spans the private and public sectors, including Chief Executive Officer at Sustainability Victoria and Global Director of Sustainability with Alcoa in New York.


Anita is a current director of Yarra Valley Water and the Stroke Association of Victoria. And she's previously been a board member at the Hazelwood Coal Mine Fire Inquiry. The Victorian Public Sector Advisory Board, Fitzroy Football Club, Pacific Hydro and AngloGold Ashanti’s Global Panel on Sustainability, and Women’s Network for a Sustainable Future


She's got a wealth of experience that she can share with us about getting on the board, as you can hear from her experience.


Boards Anita is on:

Yarra Valley Water:

Stroke Association of Victoria:


Contact Anita or find out more about her:                   


Resources Anita mentions:

The First 90 Days by Michael Watkins



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