Our People

It’s our people that make us special and we think it’s a pretty friendly and fun place to be, as success can only be achieved when people come together and collaborate. It’s about being encouraged to be the best they can be and to make their work really matter.

Here’s how a few of the senior team got to where they are and why they love doing what they do.

Luke Simmons
CEO
Stuart Burrows
COO & Head of ESG Strategy
Robert Lopez
Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer
Rob Wong
General Manager - Responsible & Sustainable Gaming
Carly Busseler
General Manager ‑ Business Development & Leisure
Tony Williams
General Manager Food, Beverage and Events Strategy
Ty Younger
Group General Manager of Operations
NameQualificationsExperience
MARK HOLMAN
Chartered Accountant
  • President of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since December 2010
  • Vice-President of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd from May 2008 to December 2010
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since May 2006
  • Director of Carlson Hotels Asia Pacific Holdings Pty Ltd, which operates the Radisson chain of hotels throughout Australia
  • Member of the Audit Committee
  • Member of the Risk Committee
  • Member of the Seagulls Master Plan Committee
TERRY KEEN
Workplace Trainer & Assesor
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since May 2006 
  • THSRLFC Administrator from 1999-2002
  • THSRLFC CEO 2003, 2010-2013
  • THSRLFC Director 2005-2009
  • THSRLFC Board Since 2021
  • Member Seagulls Intra Clubs Committee
  • Member Seagulls Disciplinary Committee
  • Member of the Seagulls Master Plan Committee
JANE MAGOR
Experienced governance and not-for-profit specialist
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since January 2023
  • Experienced governance and not-for-profit professional
  • A senior specialist with significant experience and knowledge of the private wealth and Australian not-for-profit sector
  • A strong operational leader of Perpetual’s National philanthropy team who works in
    partnership with communities, families and trustees.
  • Works extensively with philanthropists and not-for-profit organisations across Australia to support them in building their capacity to deliver on their mission and demonstrate the outcomes of their work
  • Jane has a strong governance background, having completed a Bachelor of Business (QUT) and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • A Cammeray local since 2015 with a young family
Anthony Toohey
Management Consultant - Club, Hotel & Gaming Industry
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since January 2024
  • Held senior positions at both ASX listed companies and Clubs
  • Former Executive Chairman – MSL Solutions (ASX:MSL) – Hospitality POS Systems
  • Former Executive Deputy Chairman – Intecq (ASX:ITQ) – Gaming Systems Technology
  • Former CEO & Managing Director – Ebet (ASX: EBT) – Gaming Systems Technology
  • Former CEO – Wentworthville Leagues Club
  • Former CEO – Dee Why RSL Club
  • Founding Chairmen – BetSafe Responsible Gambling Program
  • Director- TT Management Group, management & performance consulting
  • 44 Years of Club, Hotel & Gaming Industry experience
  • Member of North Sydney Leagues Club for 44 Years
JUSTIN OWEN
Lawyer
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since May 2019
  • Director of the North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club since January 2016
  • Company Secretary of the North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club since July 2016
  • Senior Member, Administrative Appeals Tribunal, Commonwealth of Australia since 2017
  • Held senior roles in banking and at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission
  • Former General Manager, Australian Hotels Association (NSW) Accommodation Division
  • Admitted as a Lawyer of the Supreme Courts of NSW and Victoria
  • Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors
  • BA LLB (Hons)
  • GradCertProfLegalPrac
BOB ANTHONY
Newspaper Editor & Columnist
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since March 2019
  • Experience in the hospitality industry before commencing a career in media 35 years ago
  • Former editor of both the Tweed Daily News and The Gold Coast Sun newspapers
  • Magazine producer and columnist
  • Member of the Seagulls Master Plan Committee
DIANE MACLEAN
Retired Solicitor General Counsel
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since March 2020
  • Retired General Counsel for various Telstra business units
  • Solicitor of the High Court of Australia and of the Supreme Court of NSW 1976 to 2014
  • Director Intech Credit Union Limited 1995 to 2013
  • Director Dunmore Lang Colleges Limited 1984 to 1998
  • Graduate of AICD
DANIEL DICKSON
Managing Director of multiple businesses
  • Director of North Sydney Leagues Club Ltd since June 2020
  • Chairman of the North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club since March 2020
  • Director of multiple private companies
  • MD at Amarco Enterprises Pty Ltd
  • Business experience across multiple businesses from import & distribution, marketing, manufacturing & education
  • Strong experience in strategy and people management
Norths Collective acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of this nation and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.