The business and affairs of the Australian Turf Club (ATC) Limited are decided upon by a Board of Directors.

The Board of Directors is appointed for a term of four years and meets once a month or more often if deemed necessary. These meetings are also attended by the Executive as required. Members of the Board of Directors also sit on various committees which meet on a regular basis. They include matters relating to Audit, Finance and Remuneration (and Nomination), Merger Integration and Property Development .

    Board of Directors

  • Michael Crismale

    Chairman of Directors of the Australian Turf Club Board
    Appointed to the Board 7 February 2011
    Executive Chairman of Matrium Technologies and Matrium Financial Services
    Director of ThoroughVision (TVN)
    Director of Surf Life Saving Australia
    Director of Sydney Football Club
    Deputy Chairman, Carbine Club of NSW
    Prominent thoroughbred breeder and racehorse owner

  • Laurie Macri

    Vice Chairman

    Appointed to the Board 7 February 2011
    Appointed Vice Chairman 3 February 2014
    Former Director of the NSW Racehorse Owners Association
    Former STC Board Member
    Executive Director of the Macquarie Group

  • Wilf Mula


    Appointed to the Board 7 February 2011
    Former STC Treasurer
    Group Chairman of RTS Imaging
    Prominent thoroughbred owner

  • John Camilleri


    Appointed to the Board 7 February 2011
    Managing Director of Steggles
    Racehorse owner and breeder of Farway Thoroughbreds

  • Darren Pearce

    Chief Executive Officer

    Appointed Chief Executive of Australian Turf Club on 24 April 2010
    15 years experience as Chartered Accountant in finance and banking
    Passionate about thoroughbred racing
    Thoroughbred horse owner