Board of Directors

Deanne Weir

Non-Executive Director and Chair BA(Hons) LLB(Hons) LLM

Deanne has served as a director of Ai-Media since 2010, and became Chair in August 2013. An entrepreneur, company director and philanthropist, Deanne previously spent 10 years at ASX listed company Austar United Communications as a senior executive, including as General Counsel and Company Secretary. Deanne is also Chair of Seer Data and Analytics, an Australian…  Read more >>

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Tony Abrahams

Co-Founder, Director and CEO
BCom (Hons). LLB (UNSW), MPhil. MBA (Oxford)

Tony co-founded Ai-Media in 2003. He served as a Director of Northcott Disability Services from 2010 to 2018, and was recognised by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader in 2013.  

In previous roles, Tony worked to establish the Oxford Internet Institute… Read more >>

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John Martin

Non-Executive Director
BA LLB (Hons)

John joined the board in 2010 and served as the company’s first Chairman until 2013. He is an experienced company director and business executive, having served as CEO and director of ASX-listed Babcock & Brown Communities, Primelife and Regeneus.  

John is a former corporate and executive partner of the law firm… Read More >>

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Alison Loat

Non-Executive Director
BAH, Queen’s University, Kington Canada; MPP, Harvard Kennedy School

Alison joined the Board in 2018 and is the Chair of Ai-Media’s Canadian entity. Alison is the Managing Director, Sustainable Investing and Innovation at OPTrust, a Canadian public pension plan, where she is responsible for environmental, social and governance related aspects of $23 billion CAD in globally diversified investments and… Read More >>

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Cheryl Hayman

Independent, Non-Executive Director
Bachelor of Commerce, FAICD, FGIA 

Cheryl joined the board in March 2022 and has extensive experience working as an independent Director across multiple sectors including ASX-listed companies as well as industry bodies and not-for-profit organizations.

Her Board roles include Beston Global Food Company (ASX: BFC)Read More >>

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