Building products company CSR appoints a new CEO and MD

Company News

by Rachael Jones

Building products company CSR (ASX:CSR) today announced the appointment of Julie Coates as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the company, effective 2 September 2019.

This follows the announcement late last year that Rob Sindel would retire this year.

Rob lead the business for eight years.

Julie is currently Managing Director Australia & New Zealand at Goodman Fielder, a major food products manufacturer and distributor.

Prior to that she spent 12 years at Woolworths in a variety of senior executive roles including Chief Logistics Officer, Human Resources Director and Managing Director of Big W.

Shares in CSR (ASX:CSR) closed 0.30 per cent higher at $3.36 yesterday.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.