Australasia’s leading poultry producer, Inghams Enterprises Pty Limited, has appointed Linda Nicholls, AO, as a Non-Executive Director elect.

Nicholls has more than 30 years’ experience as a senior executive and director in banking, insurance and funds management in Australia, New Zealand and the United States.

She is Chairman of Japara Healthcare Limited and a director of Medibank, the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute and Fairfax Media Limited.

Nicholls is also the former Chairman of Healthscope Limited, Australia Post and Keolis Downer (trading as Yarra Trams) and has held directorships with Pacific Brands Limited, St. George Bank and Sigma Pharmaceuticals Limited.