The Executive Committee (the Board) is responsible for the general management of ADIESA, and for the high-level
policy direction and specific industry-related matters. The Committee consists of up to eleven, but not less
than seven, Industry Members. Committee Members are elected to office annually by a General Forum of ADIESA
Members, under conditions determined and published by the Executive Committee prior to the Election Meeting.
The Chair of ADIESA is elected annually by the General Forum of Members from one of the members elected to the
Ms Kylah Limmer
Board Chair 2021
Biography – Account Director,
Head of Defence,
Mr Gavin Petch
Board Member & Secretary
Biography – Director Space and Communications Campaigns and Captures, Raytheon Australia
Mr Mike Wagstaff
Biography – General Manager Operations,
Sigma Bravo Pty Ltd.
Mr Colin Cooper
Board Member & Public Officer
Biography – General Manager Government & Defence,
Mr Mike Johnson
Biography – Non Executive & Independent Director,
Molico Pty. Ltd.
Mr Noel Borgas
Biography – Campaign Manager, Lockheed Martin Australia.
Mr David Horton
Biography – Vice President, Asia-Pacific Region, Systematic
Mr Ben Sweeney
Board Member & Treasurer
Biography – Senior Principal, Accenture
Ms Janette Smith
Biography – Account Manager, Leidos Australia