Clair Hodge

Group General Counsel

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Clair Hodge

Group General Counsel

As a senior legal and governance executive, with over 25 years’ experience, Clair has a strong background in providing strategic advice to Boards and Senior Leaders, for both Government and private sector organisations.

Most recently as Group General Counsel at Transport for NSW, Clair was responsible for Legal, Privacy and Information Access, and was part of their Senior Executive steering committees for very significant project contracts in NSW, as part of the State’s focus on re-building infrastructure.

Clair has previously held several senior executive roles at:

o NSW Police for 4 years.

o Abu Dhabi Airports Corporation for 2 years.

o Sydney Airport Corporation as their General Counsel and Company Secretary for 7 years.

At Sydney Airports, Clair was part of the team that steered this business from a Federal Government owned organisation, through a PPP process (public-private partnership) and then listed on the ASX as a stapled entity.

Clair’s experience extends across of a range of disciplines including legal, company secretariat/governance, risk management, insurance, internal audit, procurement and contract management. Clair also has a background in finance and accounting.