Executive Team

Henrik Thorup B.Sc (Econ), EMBA, GAICD

Chief Executive Officer


Appointed CEO in January 2013, Henrik has more than 25 years senior executive experience in key industry sectors such as Luxury goods, Consumer Products and Retail. Previously he has served as Executive Chairman of Pandora Jewellery, Managing Director of Nilfisk and Commercial Director of Godfreys.

Henrik is the Non-Executive Chairman of HGL subsidiary companies and is an advisory board member of Nulon Products Australia Pty Ltd.

Iain Thompson B.Ec, Grad Dip CSP, FGIA, GAICD

Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary


Appointed CFO / Company Secretary in May 2015, Iain has nearly 20 years experience in finance and company secretarial roles, the most recent being at Brickworks Ltd. He also has directorship experience in the Not-for- Profit sector, focussing on early childhood intervention.

Robin Elliott B Bus, M Mgt

Chief People Officer


Appointed CPO in √Āugust 2014, Robin has over 20 years in human resource management, including more than 10 years in executive positions. Prior to joining HGL she held HR Director roles in WPP Group subsidiaries across Australia and Asia-Pacific.