Erich is Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee and a member of the Nominations Committee.
He is a director of BWP Management Limited the responsible entity of the BWP Trust, an Australian real estate investment trust listed on the ASX.
early business career was in the petroleum marketing and management consulting industries.
In 1981, he joined the Australian Industry Development Corporation where he was involved in project lending, investment banking and venture capital investment.
In 1984, he joined Wesfarmers to start the company's projects and business development function.
In 1988, he became General Manager of Wesfarmers' Commercial Division and from 1992 until his retirement in July 2002, was an executive director and Chief Financial Officer of Wesfarmers.
Since 2002, he has served as a non-executive director on the boards of several listed and unlisted companies.
is a resident of Australia.