Garry Hounsell

Mr Hounsell was appointed to the board on the 4th October 2016.

Experience & Expertise

  • Director of Treasury Wine Estates Limited
  • Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand
  • Chairman Commonwealth Superannuation Fund
  • Prior Chairman and CEO of Myer Holdings Limited

Cinzia Brunes

Ms Burnes was appointed to the Board on 1st February 2016.

Experience & Expertise

  • 1982 – Founded and Managing Director of Australian Travel Bureau
  • 1983 Head of Travel, Italy Australia Association
  • 1991 – General Manager of The AOT Group
  • 2013-2015 – Director of Tourism Victoria
  • 2006-2008 – Board Member of Health Services Australia

Andrew Burnes AO

Mr Burnes was appointed to the Board on 1st February 2016.

Experience & Expertise

  • 1 November 1987 –Founded The Australian Outback Travel Company (The AOT Group)
  • February 2016 – appointed CEO of Helloworld Travel Limited following AOT and Helloworld merger
  • Honorary Federal Treasurer of the Liberal Party 2015 – present



Rob Dalton

Mr Dalton was appointed to the Board on 9th November 2021.

Experience & Expertise

  • Senior Assurance Partner at EY 1995 to 2019
  • Last 2 Years – Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Sports Commission, Sport Australia and the AIS
  • Prior – independent member of Australian Sports Commission Finance, Audit nd Risk Committee
  • 2002-2019 – Finance Director of Richmond AFL Club

Andrew Finch

Mr Finch was appointed to the Board on 1st January 2017.

Experience & Expertise

  • Group General Counsel and Company Secretary, and a member of the Group Management Committee at Qantas Airways Limited
  • Prior – partner with international law firm Allens
  • Prior – Managing Associate with global law firm Linklaters