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AEG Ogden executive shuffle

AEG Ogden has lined up its new exec team throughout Australia.

Steve Hevern, who oversaw the successful opening of the new Perth Arena as its Interim General Manager, will take on a senior role preparing for the new International Convention Centre Sydney at Darling Harbour. Michael Scott takes over as General Manager of Perth Arena.

Phillip Corr, currently AEG Ogden’s Director of Special Projects in the Middle East will assume two roles – Business Manager for the pre-opening phase of ICC Sydney and the Financial Controller at the Sydney Entertainment Centre from December.

Peter Loxton has been confirmed in the role of Group Business Development Manager. He will oversee AEG Ogden’s potential opportunities in venue management both in Australia and internationally and will report directly to Chief Executive Harvey Lister and AEG Ogden’s Executive Director, Rod Pilbeam. Mark Pitman has been appointed the Group Business Manager and Financial Controller. Lister said

We believe very strongly in creating career paths and opportunities within the company for our people, now numbering 1,100 full-time and 15,500 casual staff. (This) announcement is proof of its success.