Mr Turnbull & Mr Warner to Join Fortescue Future Industries
Fortescue Metals Group Ltd announced that Mr Nick Warner AO, PSM and The Hon Malcolm Turnbull AC will become a part of the Fortescue Future Industries team.
Fortescue Metals Group Ltd announced that Mr Nick Warner AO, PSM and The Hon Malcolm Turnbull AC will become a part of the Fortescue Future Industries team. Mr Warner will join the team as FFI Special Advisor International Affairs and Mr Turnbull will join as Australian Fortescue Future Industries Chairman, effective February 2021.
Mr Warner is a former Australian diplomat, intelligence official and public servant who has served as the Director-General of the Office of National Intelligence, Director-General of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service and Defence Department secretary. In these roles he had leading roles on Australian activities in Iraq, Iran and Afghanistan.
Australia’s 29th Prime Minister from 2015 to 2018, Mr Turnbull has had international careers in law, business and the media before entering politics. As Prime Minister, Mr Turnbull reformed Australia’s personal income tax, education and childcare systems. He importantly oversaw the legalisation of same sex marriage and led a national innovation and science agenda which dramatically accelerated the Australian venture capital and start up ecosystem.
AFFI is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd and one of 17 wholly owned subsidiaries, incorporated or in the process of being established, for FFI operations around the world.