Organisation structure

The ACCC is an independent statutory authority with the following organisational structure:

Commission members

Chairman

Rod Sims

Deputy Chairs

Delia Rickard
Michael Schaper

Members

Cristina Cifuentes
Sarah Court
Roger Featherston
Jill Walker

Associate members

Mark Berry
Christopher Chapman
Andrew Reeves

ACCC organisation structure

Chairman and Agency Head

Rod Sims

  • Executive Assistant to the Chairman - Lisa Buckley (02) 6243 1131
  • Director, Executive Office - Lisa Anne Ayres (03) 9290 1980  

Chief Operating Officer

Rayne de Gruchy
(02) 6243 1265

Chief Risk Officer, Deregulation and Regulatory Coordinator

Mark Pearson
(02) 6243 1276

Merger and Authorisation Review

Executive General Manager

Rami Greiss (a/g)
(02) 6243 1226

  • Adjudication - Richard Chadwick (02) 6243 1132
  • Coordination and Strategy - Suzie Copley (07) 3835 4646
  • Mergers Investigations - Tom Leuner (a/g) (03) 9290 1890

Enforcement

Executive General Manager, Competition Enforcement

Marcus Bezzi
(02) 9230 3894 or (02) 6243 1382

Executive General Manager, Consumer Enforcement

Scott Gregson
(02) 6243 1350 

  • ACT and National Projects - Brenton Philp (02) 6243 1220
  • New South Wales - Rob Ghali (02) 9230 9144
  • Northern Territory - Derek Farrell (08) 8946 9610
  • South Australia - George Kamencak (08) 8213 3444
  • Queensland - Alan Ducret (07) 3835 4666
  • Victoria and Tasmania - Paul Zawa (03) 9290 1860
  • Western Australia - Sam Di Scerni (08) 9325 0600
  • Strategy, Intelligence, International and Advocacy - Bruce Cooper (02) 6243 1256
  • C&E Policy Implementation and Coordination - Sharon Clancy (02) 6243 1278

Consumer, Small Business and Product Safety 

Executive General Manager

Nigel Ridgway
(02) 6243 1223

  • Consumer and Small Business Strategies - Kim Parker (03) 9290 1849
  • Infocentre - Georgina McDonald (02) 6243 1193
  • Product Safety, Chemicals and Compliance - Neville Matthew (02) 6243 1066
  • Product Safety, Strategy, Policy and International Engagement - Ruth Mackay (02) 6243 4962

Infrastructure Regulation

Executive General Manager

Michael Cosgrave
(03) 9290 1914

  • Industry Structure and Compliance - Sean Riordan (03) 9290 1889
  • Infrastructure and Transport - Access and Pricing - Matthew Schroder (03) 9290 6924
  • Mobiles, Transmission and Consumer - Clare O'Reilly (02) 9230 3854
  • Water and Wireline Markets - Robert Wright (03) 9290 1864  

Australian Energy Regulator

Chief Executive Officer

Michelle Groves
(03) 9290 1423

  • Wholesale Markets - Peter Adams (02) 9230 3408
  • Retail Markets - Jacqueline Thorpe (03) 9290 1994
  • Network Regulation - Warwick Anderson (02) 6243 1240
  • Network Operations and Development - Chris Pattas (03) 9290 1470
  • Gas - Sebastian Roberts (03) 9290 1895

Legal and Economic

Executive General Manager

Tim Grimwade
(02) 6243 1298

  • General Counsel - Wendy Peter (03) 9290 1869
  • Special Counsel - Peter Renehan (02) 9230 3817
  • Special Counsel - Roger Featherston (03) 9290 1817
  • Specialist Economic Advisor - Graeme Woodbridge (03) 9290 1977
  • Specialist Economic Advisor - Darryl Biggar (03) 9290 1441
  • Competition and Consumer Law - Sean King (03) 9290 6407
  • Mergers and Authorisation Law - Tanya Dunne (03) 9290 1843
  • Corporate Law - Elissa Keen (02) 6243 1072
  • Regulatory Law - Peter Toy (07) 3835 4625
  • Economic - Richard Home (03) 9290 6960

People and Corporate Services

Executive General Manager

Jo Schumann
(02) 6243 4981

  • Finance - Peter Maybury (02) 6243 1046
  • Human Resources - Jo Schumann (02) 6243 4981
  • Information Management and Technology Services - Adrian Walkden (02) 6243 1048
  • Strategic Communications and Media - Kristen Hannah (02) 9230 3862 or (02) 6243 1165

Print version

ACCC AER Structure - July 2014 [ pdf (43.05 KB) ]