Ms. Marie McDonald was appointed to the CSL Board in August 2013. For many years she has practiced in company and commercial law and she was a partner of Ashurst (formerly Blake Dawson) until July 2014. Ms. McDonald is currently a Director of Nanosonics Limited, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research and Nufarm Limited. She was Chair of the Corporations Committee of the Business Law Section of the Law Council of Australia from 2012 to 2013, having previously been the Deputy Chair, and was also a Member of the Australian Takeovers Panel from 2001 to 2010.
Ms. McDonald is a member of the Audit and Risk Management Committee and the Human Resources and Remuneration Committee.