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Greg Hywood

CEO & MD

Fairfax Media Limited

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Greg Hywood joined the National est2016 Male Champions of Change group in 2016

Mr Hywood was appointed CEO and Managing Director in February 2011, having joined the Board the year prior. 

He has enjoyed a long career in the media and government. A Walkley Award winning journalist, he has held a number of senior management positions at Fairfax including Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of each of The Australian Financial Review, The Sydney Morning Herald/ Sun Herald and The Age. He also held the position of Group Publisher Fairfax magazines. He was Executive Director Policy and Cabinet in the Victorian Premier’s Department between 2004 and 2006, and from 2006 to 2010 was Chief Executive of Tourism Victoria.