MEDIA RELEASE - SBS Chairman
10 February 2016
Mr Nihal Gupta has indicated his
desire to step down from his position as Chairman of the Special Broadcasting
Service (SBS) Board for personal family reasons.
Mr Gupta was appointed Chairman on 17
October 2014 and brought to the role his years of international business and
management experience particularly in the technology and consumer electronics
The Government thanks Mr Gupta for his
service to SBS and commitment to a multicultural Australia.
The process to appoint a new Chairman
will begin shortly in accordance with legislative requirements under the Special
Broadcasting Services Act 1991.
The Deputy Chairman, Dr Bulent Hass
Dellal OAM, will serve as Acting Chairman.