Mr John Gillam joined the Board in 2012 and has extensive experience in corporate finance and business in Australia. John is currently the Managing Director of Bunnings and the Chairman of Officeworks, both being roles within the Wesfarmers Ltd Group. He feels his strengths in leadership and management to achieve sustained high performance will be of particular benefit to Ruyton. ‘Through the pleasing growth and development of our daughters, I have seen first-hand just how well Ruyton delivers for its students’. As well as his Wesfarmers Group responsibilities, John is a board member of the Heartwell Foundation and a member of the Business Advisory Council for World Vision Australia. He has three children, Sian and Sascha, and Mitchell.