Damien Nicks, Deputy Chair—BCOM (Hons), FCA, GAICD
Mr Nicks was appointed to the ActewAGL Board by AGL Energy in 2013. He is also a member of the ActewAGL Safety, Audit and Risk Committee.
Mr Nicks joined AGL in 2013 and was appointed as interim Chief Financial Officer in 2018. He became Chief Financial Officer the following year. Prior to this, Mr Nicks led a large team of finance business partners and professionals across AGL as General Manager, Group Commercial Finance. He has also held a number of senior executive finance roles at AGL in Retail Energy, Merchant Energy, Group Commercial and Corporate.
Recently, Mr Nicks led AGL’s NSW Generation Plan in response to the Government’s request, AGL’s rehabilitation modelling and planning across the asset fleet, and commercial modelling of growth and divestment opportunities.
Mr Nicks has more than 24 years of international and local experience across businesses including Linfox Logistics, Smorgon Steel and Cantor Fitzgerald, having originally qualified with Deloitte.