Bachelor of Law, LLB, Otago University
Independent Director – Chairman
Duncan has over 30 years of experience in business principally in the FMCG sector working across multiple international jurisdictions as General Counsel and Company Secretary, leading corporate M&A activity, IPOs and privatisations. Mr Makeig previously worked for Lion and Yum! International in a number of different roles, and is currently Chief Executive Officer of China Road, a full service brand-building partner for Australian and New Zealand premium food producers looking to establish and grow their brands for long term success in the Chinese market. Mr Makeig is Chairman of the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Foundation and has served as Chairman on a number of public and private boards, including Heineken-Lion Australia, Banksia Wines Ltd and Bevchain Australia Ltd. He is co-owner of The Royal Hotel in Wyong on the Central Coast of New South Wales, Australia.
He has been a Director of Veritas since March 2019.