Board of Directors

Peter MacCuspieCHAIRMAN
Peter MacCuspie

Peter MacCuspie was appointed Non-Executive Chair in April 2017. Mr MacCuspie is a professional director and senior executive who has experience in a wide range of industries including finance, information technology, professional services, Agribusiness and the not for profit sector.

Some of his former directorships include Big Sky Financial Services, Intelematics Europe and the Australian Medic Alert Foundation. He is currently an independent director on the Boards of agribusiness Dodgshun Medlin, IT company Strategic Data and the health insurer CBHS where he also Chairs the Audit and Risk committee.

He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) from the University of Melbourne, a Graduate Diploma of Management from AGSM and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Michael Gabrieldirector
Michael Gabriel

Michael Gabriel was appointed Group Chief Financial Officer in August 2016.

Michael is responsible for ensuring the NRMA reaches its financial and business targets through the Group’s business performance, risk, property and tax & treasury functions.

Before joining the NRMA, Michael was General Manager Corporate Finance at Woolworths, where he was responsible for resource and capital prioritisation, group planning and budgeting and managing finance transformation.

Before his time at Woolworths, Michael was the Finance Director of Diageo in Australia and NZ, after working for Diageo in senior finance and supply chain roles across Asia, Europe and the Americas.

Michael is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA). He holds an MBA from the University of Queensland and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemistry and Physics from the Queensland University of Technology.

Glenn TomsDirector
Glenn Toms

Glenn is responsible for the broader Assistance and Lifestyle businesses at RACQ. He leads a large team across these disciplines providing members with a diverse range of core products including roadside assistance, home assistance, motoring, travel agency, lifestyle, recovery and incident management businesses. He is responsible for the 24/7 operations of RACQ and a range of commercial motoring businesses.

He has 30 years extensive commercial experience in assistance, operations and logistics. He is Chairman of RACQ Autoglass Pty Ltd, a Director of Australian Club Consortium Pty Ltd and ACC CAD Pty Ltd. Glenn is also Chairman of the Corporate Advisory Board for the Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors.

Neil TaylorDirector
Neil Taylor

Neil Taylor is Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of RACV Limited.

Neil has over 25 years experience in the corporate sector in Australia and overseas, and was previously at Greyhound Australia as Chief Executive Officer. His current directorships include Intelematics Australia, and Insurance Manufacturers Australia. He has a BA in Geography from Leeds University, UK, and has completed courses at both Wharton and Harvard Business Schools in the US.

Ian StoneDirector
Ian Stone

Ian Stone was appointed Managing Director in August 2009 and formerly CEO from August 2007.

Ian has extensive senior management experience and expertise in the motor, home and health insurance industry.

He is a Director of RAA Insurance Ltd and various Australian automotive associated entities.

Phil TurnbullDIRECTOR
Phil Turnbull

Phil Turnbull is currently the Executive General Manager, Motoring & Mobility for RACV.

He is responsible for the businesses of Roadside Assistance, Motor Insurance, Salary Solutions and other motoring products and services. In previous RACV roles, Phil has managed home services, the call centre, marketing, e-business and retail outlet functions, as well as the Financial Services Company. He also sits on a number of RACV subsidiary Boards.

He holds the qualification of Bachelor of Science, majoring in Statistics and Pure Mathematics. His business experience includes senior positions in the financial services, telecommunications and research industries.

Phil has also represented the Life Insurance Industry as the Convenor of the Marketing Committee of Life Insurance Federation of Australia.

Emma HarringtonDirector
Emma Harrington

Emma Harrington was appointed CEO NRMA Motoring and Membership in July 2020 after holding the position of Chief Customer Officer for two years.  In this role she was responsible for the customer transformation of the NRMA Group of businesses, she led the growth of the NRMA Membership and subscription business, established and chaired the NRMA Data Stewardship Committee, and led the NRMA in winning the prestigious CX Team of the Year award and CX Leader of the Year award in 2019.

In her new role as the NRMA’s first female CEO, Emma leads the iconic motoring and membership business building on the legacy from the past 100 years to create a strong and sustainable business for generations of NRMA members to come.  Building on the strong foundations of roadside assistance and advocating for motorists, Emma adapts a customer-led approach to focus on growth, continually improving the customer experience and adding more value to members, and looking to the future of mobility in Australia which includes our electric vehicle business.

Emma is passionate about people, and creating a collaborative, inclusive and human-centred culture.  Part of her commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace has seen her become the Executive Sponsor for the NRMA’s first LGBTQI employee-led network.

Before joining the NRMA, Emma held both national and overseas roles for major organisations; most recently she was the Director of Wholesale and Distribution at Foxtel, Australia’s largest subscription business. Prior to that she was Group Head of Data and Commercialisation for Seven West Media and Managing Director and Acting CEO for Yahoo7.

Emma holds a Bachelor of International Relations (BA Hons) from Kent University, England and a Master of Arts in Political Science from York University, Toronto, Canada.

Our non-executive Board of Directors represent
the Automotive Clubs of Australia.