Marie McDonald is a non-executive company director. She is currently a director of CSL Limited, Nanosonics Limited, Nufarm Limited and Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research.
Prior to becoming a company director, Marie was a corporate and commercial lawyer for more than 30 years, and a partner of Ashurst (previously Blake Dawson). She specialised in M&A (particularly cross-border), corporate law and governance, and was recognised nationally and internationally as a leading practitioner in these areas. Marie was a member of the Australian Takeovers Panel (2001-2010) and chair of the Corporations Committee of the Business Law Section of the Law Council of Australia in 2012 and 2013.