The ARC’s Audit Committee is established by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013. The CEO appoints the members of the Committee, with the majority of members to be external to the ARC.

The function of the Audit Committee is to provide the CEO with independent assurance and advice on risk, control, compliance, performance and financial statement responsibilities.

Current Membership:

  • Mr Peter Kennedy (Chair, external member)
  • Dr Evan Arthur (External member)
  • Ms Jeanine Baker (Director, Programs Operations, Discovery) 
  • Ms Sarah Howard (Director, Research Evaluation)
  • Mr Graeme Rankin (External member)

Meetings:

  • The Audit Committee meets at least four times a year.