Executive Rich 2012

Rank Name Company Role Value of shares (2012) Change in value (%) Remuneration (2012) Change in value (%)
1 Rupert Murdoch News CorporationExecutive Chairman$6.01b5.7%$31,001,71216.3%
2 James Packer CrownExecutive Chairman$2.81b2.6%$00.0%
3 Kerry Stokes Seven Group HoldingsExecutive Chairman$1.77b-2.7%$350,000471.4%
4 Kerr Neilson Platinum Asset ManagementManaging Director$1.18b-22.1%N/AN/A
5 John Grill WorleyParsonsChief Executive$724.2m-8.8%$3,467,93179.0%
6 Tony Poli Aquila ResourcesExecutive Chairman$644.4m-26.8%$572,0002.6%
7 Gerry Harvey Harvey Norman HoldingsExecutive Chairman$643.1m-31.1%$1,150,00055.8%
8 Silviu Itescu MesoblastChief Executive$523.4m13.8%$946,608159.7%
9 Stewart Elliott  Energy World CorporationExecutive Chairman$485.4m59.5%$00.0%
10 David Teoh TPG TelecomExecutive Chairman$438.9m10.8%$1,101,962-52.4%
11Alan WilsonReece AustraliaExecutive Chairman$411.7m-22.4%$1,978,0384.3%
12Chris EllisonMineral ResourcesExecutive Director$394.3m4.0%$500,13621.2%
13Graham TurnerFlight CentreManaging Director$319.4m-6.9%$734,896-45.0%
14Peter BondLinc EnergyChief Executive$271.9m-52.5%$637,98154.2%
15Andy PlummerWhitehaven CoalExecutive Director$186.7m-19.3%$513,992-21.8%
16Tony HaggartyWhitehaven CoalManaging Director$186.5m-19.3%$899,486-11.9%
17Rod JonesNavitasChief Executive$160.7m-32.5%$1,518,654-13.0%
18Steve WyattMineral ResourcesGeneral Manager, Crushing Services International$152.3m4.0%$489,13616.8%
19Ron SayersAusdrillManaging Director$131.2m0.6%$1,352,25095.7%
20Marcus BlackmoreBlackmoresExecutive Chairman$126.3mN/A$681,250N/A
21Andrew CliffordPlatinum Asset ManagementDirector of Platinum Investment Management$120.2m-22.3%N/AN/A
22Edmund BatemanPrimary Health CareChief Executive$106.4m-0.8%$950,0000.0%
23Bob GavranichMineral ResourcesGeneral Manager, PIHA$87.5m-26.9%$491,87818.1%
24Graham BurkeVillage RoadshowChief Executive$77.2m-22.2%$5,071,43020.3%
25John KirbyVillage RoadshowExecutive Deputy Chairman$76.2m-22.2%$4,465,58723.4%
26Robert KirbyVillage RoadshowExecutive Chairman$76.2m-22.2%$4,530,01422.6%
27Andrew BassatSeekChief Executive$76.0m-13.1%$2,328,08672.2%
28Ross LaneOrotonGroupExecutive Chairman$71.0m-11.7%$264,30514.6%
29Bob HoskingKaroon Gas AustraliaExecutive Chairman$63.9m-27.9%$445,562217.5%
30Tony AlfordRetail Food GroupChief Executive$60.0m-12.8%$542,437-14.4%
31Jonathan StewartAurora Oil & GasExecutive Chairman$59.2m11.9%$384,8180.0%
32Adrian Di MarcoTechnology OneExecutive Chairman$57.0m3.0%$873,1555.1%
33Michael MaloneiiNETManaging Director$56.2m22.4%$1,033,52654.6%
34Doug RathboneNufarmChief Executive$55.6m-33.8%$1,931,043-16.8%
35Roger BrownARB CorporationManaging Director$53.5m-28.1%$315,9344.7%
36Robert VelletriMonadelphous GroupManaging Director$52.1m11.4%$1,182,4593.8%
37Zimi MekaAusencoChief Executive$51.7m-3.3%$670,0990.0%
38John RubinoMonadelphous GroupExecutive Chairman$46.4m-29.8%$393,2476.9%
39Richard LeupenUGLChief Executive$46.1m-5.3%$6,640,02519.4%
40Geoffrey BakerMacaOperations Director$45.4m-21.2%$500,971N/A
41Christopher RobertsCochlearChief Executive$44.5m-20.7%$2,495,29317.0%
42Peter MeursFortescue Metals GroupDirector, Development$44.4m-7.4%$7,724,128714.3%
43Peter WadeMineral ResourcesExecutive Chairman$44.2m4.0%$553,6009.3%
44Graeme LiebeltOricaChief Executive$43.0m-7.7%$7,161,40034.3%
45Mark ClarkRegis ResourcesManaging Director$39.4m90.0%$365,053-83.6%
46John BorshoffPaladin EnergyChief Executive$38.7m-64.6%$3,965,917-27.8%
47Nicholas MooreMacquarie GroupChief Executive$37.0m-19.0%$8,693,404-9.0%
48Katie PageHarvey Norman HoldingsChief Executive$34.3m-32.5%$2,000,00029.7%
49Wayne McCraeCudecoExecutive Chairman$33.7m2.3%$964,81650.6%
50Greg RoebuckCarsales.comChief Executive$32.7m-10.7%$1,558,579-6.5%
51Karl SimichSandfire Resources NLChief Executive$31.6m15.8%$2,977,799350.2%
52Chua Sock KoongSingapore TelecommunicationsChief Executive$31.2mN/A$5,647,779N/A
53Richard GoyderWesfarmersChief Executive$30.5m20.4%$6,935,740-12.8%
54Gail KellyWestpac Banking CorporationChief Executive$30.1m-8.5%$9,864,8162.9%
55John SilverthorneNRW HoldingsDirector, Business Development$27.4m-60.1%$593,919-53.3%
56Andrew BrownARB CorporationExecutive Director$26.8m-64.0%$315,9344.7%
57Marius KloppersBHP BillitonChief Executive$26.8m-10.8%$10,833,531142.9%
58Brian McNameeCSLChief Executive$25.7m-12.3%$6,490,8456.7%
59Michael SmithAustralia And New Zealand Banking GroupChief Executive$25.6m30.6%$10,038,896-7.5%
60Clive RabieReckonChief Executive$23.9m-9.9%$1,759,81026.7%
61John ForsythARB CorporationExecutive Director$23.6m7.8%$315,9344.7%
62Vaughan BowenM2 Telecommunications GroupChief Executive$23.1m-40.0%$798,2636.3%
63Andrew WoodWorleyParsonsManaging Director$23.0m-17.0%$1,327,10670.1%
64Chris KelaherIOOF HoldingsManaging Director$22.7m-25.3%$2,017,38117.7%
65Bernie BrookesMyer HoldingsChief Executive$22.6m-34.6%$913,425-83.2%
66Morgan HartRegis ResourcesExecutive Director$21.9m6.4%$340,535-84.5%
67Tony SageCape Lambert ResourcesExecutive Chairman$21.0m3.0%$815,165-70.8%
68Guido StaltariSaracen Mineral HoldingsExecutive Chairman$21.0m-3.9%$0-100.0%
69David ThodeyTelstra CorporationChief Executive$20.6mN/A$5,104,921N/A
70Nicholas CurtisLynas CorporationExecutive Chairman$20.6m-57.2%$3,808,72013.3%
71Don MeijDomino's Pizza EnterprisesChief Executive$20.0m10.0%$856,492-8.3%
72Ross WilliamsMacaFinance Director$19.4m-21.2%$429,452N/A
73Gavin ThomasKingsgate ConsolidatedChief Executive$19.4m-28.2%$1,432,09452.9%
74Brian HodgesBradkenChief Executive$19.3m-0.7%$2,440,46153.2%
75John DeLanoFlexigroupChief Executive$19.1m-13.3%$1,761,798-2.6%
76David GeraghtyMineral ResourcesTechnical Director$18.6m18.2%$367,703-21.1%
77Frank O'HalloranQBE Insurance GroupChief Executive$17.5m-26.0%$4,459,445-3.3%
78James MurdochNews CorporationDeputy Chief Operating Officer$17.3m6.9%$16,688,39565.5%
79Mark LochtenbergCockatoo CoalManaging Director$16.6m-20.2%$340,080-19.2%
80Dino FotiMonadelphous GroupExecutive General Manager, Engineering Construction$16.6m16.6%$833,462-4.4%
81Michael BucklandAustin EngineeringManaging Director$16.1mN/A$1,297,330N/A
82Cameron ClyneNational Australia BankChief Executive$15.5mN/A$8,675,977N/A
83J. Michael YeagerBHP BillitonChief Executive, Petroleum$15.4mN/A$6,156,477N/A
84Mark SmithKaroon Gas AustraliaExecutive Director$15.3m-17.0%$447,590-34.9%
85Andrew BuckleyCardnoChief Executive$15.3m6.5%$1,978,33134.4%
86David RobbIluka ResourcesChief Executive$15.0mN/A$3,734,223N/A
87Nigel NixonRetail Food GroupExecutive Director$15.0m-6.7%$469,60915.3%
88Gavin NixonRetail Food GroupHead of Emerging Markets$14.9m-6.7%$218,902-9.2%
89Michael GoldsworthySilex SystemsChief Executive$14.9m-51.9%$826,8579.8%
90Les DavisSilver Lake ResourcesManaging Director$14.8mN/A$511,506N/A
91Gary StaffordPanAustManaging Director$14.7m-11.7%$2,637,112-6.9%
92Grant KingOrigin EnergyManaging Director$14.3m-26.0%$7,660,28227.2%
93Terry SmartJB Hi-FiChief Executive$14.2m-48.8%$2,123,50315.2%
94Chris BanasikSilver Lake ResourcesExecutive Director$14.1mN/A$410,513N/A
95Marcus RandolphBHP BillitonChief Executive, Ferrous and Coal$14.1mN/A$5,968,880N/A
96Paul RoganChallengerChief Executive, Distribution Product & Marketing$14.0m-25.0%$3,243,375-14.2%
97Iain RossWorleyParsonsGroup Managing Director, Development$14.0m-23.8%$1,489,58572.2%
98Peter MarriottAustralia And New Zealand Banking GroupChief Financial Officer$14.0m6.1%$2,747,9878.2%
99Terence BowenWesfarmersFinance Director$13.5mN/A$4,088,855N/A
100Mark CalderwoodPerseus MiningChief Executive$13.2m-6.8%$698,75076.9%
Total   $20.28b-5.4%$272,288,34433.4%