John Eales AM
Board of Directors
John is the most successful captain in the history of Australian rugby. After his illustrious rugby career, John went on to become the founder of the Mettle Group, a business consultancy company. In addition to Palladium, he also sits on the boards of Flight Centre Travel Group (one of the world's largest travel businesses), FujiXerox Document Management Solutions, Australian Rugby Union, Executive Health Solutions and PacWealth Capital. He is a columnist with The Australian newspaper writing in both business and sport, a lecturer at the University of Notre Dame in Sydney, and he has served as a consultant to major Australian companies, including BT Financial Group, Qantas and Westpac.