New F-35 program head appointed

The first F-35A with Australian made vertical tails takes flight. (Defence)

Lockheed Martin has announced that Jeff Babione has been named as the executive vice-president and general manager of the F-35 Lightning II program, effective from January 1 next year. Babione succeeds Lorraine Martin, who has been appointed to the newly created position of deputy executive vice-president … [Read more...]

Borghetti to join Coca-Cola Amatil board

John Borghetti speaking at Virgin's first half results presentation in Sydney.

Virgin Australia chief executive John Borghetti is joining the board of bottler Coca-Cola Amatil in December. It will be Borghetti’s fourth non-Virgin directorship, as he is currently on the board of Energy Australia, the Australian Chamber Orchestra and NSW Customer Advisory Board. He also sits on the … [Read more...]