Antony Cohen (Chairman) 

Antony Cohen is a globally focussed Commercial Senior Executive with 32 years of experience: 28 at KPMG and four at Better Place Australia.


  • Held positions as a partner at KPMG including Head of Valuations, Head of Mergers & Acquisitions, Head of Industry Restructuring & Privatisation, Head of Energy & Natural Resources and a member of the Board.
  • Led teams which were responsible for a variety of transactions including some of Australia’s largest reform and privatisation programs as well as similar programs in the UK, South Korea and Israel.
  • Has world recognised industry experience in energy and utilities along with many other industries including mining, retail, airlines, transport and logistics, media, manufacturing and real estate.
  • Was CFO of Better Place Australia – an electric vehicle recharge network operator – for three years and then its CEO.
  • Has played many community roles including Treasurer of Bialik College; two terms as a Council member of Questacon, the national science and technology centre, former Member of the Solar Flagships Council; and Treasurer of the Australia Israel Chamber of Commerce (current).