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John Mulcahy

Independent Non-Executive Chair

PhD (Civil Engineering), FIEAust, MAICD

  • Chair of the Nomination Committee
  • Member of the Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee
  • Member of the Human Resources Committee
  • Member of the Health, Safety, Environment & Sustainability Committee

John Mulcahy was appointed a Non-Executive Director of Mirvac in November 2009 and as the Independent Non-Executive Chair in November 2013. John is retiring from the Mirvac Board on 31 December 2022.

John has more than 30 years of leadership experience in financial services and property investment. He is the former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Suncorp-Metway Limited. Prior to joining Suncorp-Metway, John held a number of senior executive roles at Commonwealth Bank, including Group Executive, Investment and Insurance Services. He also held a number of senior roles during his 14 years at Lend Lease Corporation, including Chief Executive Officer, Lend Lease Property Investment and Chief Executive Officer, Civil and Civic.

John is currently a Director of ALS Limited (formerly Campbell Brothers Limited) (appointed February 2012), Zurich Australian Insurance subsidiaries, Deputy Chair of GWA Group Limited (appointed November 2010) and Chair of ORIX Australia Corporation Ltd.

John is a former Director and Chair of Coffey International Limited (September 2009 to January 2016), a former Director of The Shore Foundation Limited and former Guardian of the Future Fund Board of Guardians.


Mirvac acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the Traditional Owners of the lands and waters of Australia, and we offer our respect to their Elders past and present.  

Artwork: ‘Reimagining Country’, created by Riki Salam (Mualgal, Kaurareg, Kuku Yalanji) of We are 27 Creative.