Ms O’Connor becomes a director of Prime from 21 April 2015 and it is intended that she will stand for election as a director at Prime’s Annual General Meeting later this year.
Chairman of Prime Media John Hartigan said:“We are delighted to welcome Cass on to the Board of Prime Media Group. She brings an
extraordinary breadth of experience in analysis, corporate advisory, M & A, private equity and strategic planning within both the commercial and not-for-profit sectors. Much of this activity has been with traditional and new media companies.
Cass has previously worked for Deutsche Bank, Turnbull & Partners, Goldman Sachs, and Carnegie, Wylie & Company, and for more than fifteen years she has run her own successful corporate advisory company. She has over 30 years’ experience as a board director of ASX listed companies, Federal and State government and unlisted entities.”
Cass O’Connor said:“Prime is a terrific company, delivering quality entertainment, news and information services to regional and rural Australia. The depth of expertise among the Board and Executive is market leading. I feel privileged to become part of this team.”