James Hardie (ASX:JHX) appoints new director

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by Katrina Bullock

James Hardie Industries (ASX:JHX) has appointed Dr Moe Nozari as an independent non-executive director effective 6 November 2019.

Dr Nozari worked at 3M for 38 years and served as executive vice president of the consumer and office business for 7 of those years.

He is based in the United States.

The company’s chairman, Michael Hammes says that “[w]ith his strong background in new product development and innovation, he will be a valuable addition to the Board”.

Shares in James Hardie Industries (ASX:JHX) are trading 1.9 per cent lower at $24.72.

Katrina Bullock

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Katrina is a respected TV journalist, as well as a renowned presenter and award winning lawyer. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours 1st class, division 1), a Bachelor of Business (with Distinction) and is currently undertaking a PhD in Law focused on stock exchange disclosures and corporate governance. She began her career as a corporate lawyer in an Australian top tier commercial law firm and is currently the General Counsel of Greenpeace Australia Pacific. In 2020 Katrina was named one of the 30 best lawyers in Australia under 30 by Lawyer's Weekly.