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Tennis Australia Names New CFO, Katrina Blair

T
ennis Australia has announced the appointment of new chief financial officer (CFO), Katrina Blair.

Blair, coming from 18 years of experience in various roles at BHP, along with her current role at Orica leading the transformation of the finance team, Blair will start at Tennis Australia on 1 June 2021.

Tennis Australia CEO, Craig Tiley, said: “Katrina has an impressive background leading many high-performing teams in the areas of governance, risk, procurement, and technology as well as finance.”

“Her history in implementing transformation while simultaneously improving employee engagement and productivity will stand her in good stead at Tennis Australia.

“In a newly defined broader scope, Katrina will lead the business services team, incorporating the areas of finance, integrity & compliance, procurement, and technology, to provide the most effective support for the growth of our business and sport,” Tiley said.

On commencing her new role, Blair said: “I am delighted to be joining the Tennis Australia team in the role of chief financial officer.”

“I am looking forward to combining the business services portfolio to draw on the strengths and abilities of the teams to deliver excellence in support of the organisation,” Blair said.