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  • Mr. Corbett is the retired CEO and Group Managing Director of Woolworths Limited, the largest retail company in Australia. He is a director of The Reserve Bank of Australia, Fairfax Media Limited, a major Australian newspaper publisher, Chairman of the board of directors of ALH Group Pty Limited and Deputy Chairman of PrimeAg Australia, a major Australian farming enterprise.
  • Roger Campbell Corbett AO is an Australian businessman. From January 1999 to September 2006, Corbett served as CEO of Woolworths Limited, a large retailing conglomerate. He is now a director of Wal-Mart, the Reserve Bank of Australia and Fairfax Media. He became chairman of Fairfax at the company's 2009 annual general meeting. Corbett was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in the 2003 Queen's Birthday Honours, for service to the retail industry, particularly as a contributor to the development of industry policy and standards, and to the community. In 2008, he was promoted to an officer of the Order of Australia for service to business, particularly through leadership and executive roles in the retail sector and a range of allied organisations, and to the community. He is also a member of the Australian Liberal Party. Corbett is married to Rosemary Corbett, a former teacher. He has three children: Amanda, a marketer; Sarah, a teacher; and Robert, a salesman. Currently, there is a bitter relationship between Fairfax Media chairman and its largest shareholder Gina Rinehart.

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