Terry Agnew

Business Council of Cooperatives and Mutuals, Curtin Business School Advisory Council, and Edge Employment Solutions

Terry Agnew is an experienced director, chair and CEO with a strong track record and involvement with successful and growing organisations. The strategic differentiation and sustainable success of these organisations is built on a foundation of brand, culture, safety and innovation.
He was the Group CEO of RAC in Western Australia for 20 years until March, 2019. RAC started as a motoring club in 1905 and now also provides a range of diverse services to over 1 million Western Australians in the areas of motoring, insurance, finance, travel and tourism, retirement and home services. RAC also remains a strong advocate for its members on key issues such as road safety, mobility, accessibility, infrastructure and environmental sustainability.
Terry is the current Chair of the Business Council of Cooperatives and Mutuals, Curtin Business School Advisory Council and Edge Employment Solutions (a disability employment service). He is also a Director of RAA Insurance and MDA National Insurance (both subsidiaries of mutual organisations). He was appointed to the Curtin University Council in 2019.
Terry is a member of two global entities; Chairing the FIA University Board and is a member of the Board of the Global Mobility Alliance.
Terry’s experience includes a range of executive and board roles with mutual and member organisations, private and public companies, joint ventures, government, and educational organisations. His industry experience includes insurance and financial services, education, care and disability, tourism and sport.
Terry is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management, Senior Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia (Finsia) and Member of the Australian Institute of Engineers.
He has previously been National President of the Australian Institute of Management (AIM), State President of the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA), Director of the West Coast Eagles and Director of the Insurance Commission of Western Australia. He was a Founding Member of CEO’s for Gender Equity