John Pender (Australian Press Council)
John is Executive Director (CEO) of the Australian Press Council. The Press Council sets standards and deals with complaints about newspapers and associated digital media. John was previously Company Secretary and Senior Legal Counsel at Australian Institute of Company Directors and Secretary of the Global Network of Director Institutes. Before this he practiced as a barrister at the NSW Bar and a solicitor at Norton Rose Fulbright. John is a Fellow of the Institute of Managers and Leaders.