Alex Willcocks has recently commenced the role of Executive General Manager Group Accounting & Assurance with Wesfarmers Limited having spent 12 years with the Wesfarmers Group.
Alex held the role of Chief Financial Officer Kmart Australia and New Zealand (2016 – 2019), Chief Financial Officer Wesfarmers Chemicals, Energy & Fertilisers (WesCEF) (2012 – 2016), as well as a variety of financial and commercial roles across the Wesfarmers portfolio. These included General Manager Business Development (WesCEF), General Manager Investor Relations & Planning (Wesfarmers Limited) and a director of Wespine Industries and Queensland Nitrates.
Alex began her career in London working in the consulting and media sectors, before relocating to Australia in 2004. Prior to joining Wesfarmers, she worked as a Manager with Deloitte’s strategy and operations consulting practice.
Alex holds a masters degree in Chemistry from the University of Cambridge, is a Chartered Management Accountant (ACMA) and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD). She lives in Perth with her husband and two young children.