Russell Higgins AO Board Chair
Appointed 12 June 2009. Mr Russell Higgins AO is the Chair of the Board of the Global CCS Institute and brings extensive corporate and government experience in the energy sector in Australia and internationally. Mr Higgins is a non-executive Director of Telstra Corporation, APA Group, and Argo Investments Limited. He was also a non-executive Director of Ricegrowers Limited until 31 August 2012. He was the Secretary of the Department of Industry, Science and Resources from 1997 to 2002 and also led the APEC work in the energy sphere for many years.