Godfreys Board of Directors


Jason Gowie

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director

Jason Gowie

Jason was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director on 4 December 2017.

Jason has over 25 years’ leadership experience across the financial services, retail and health sectors. He has considerable experience shaping customer focused businesses and leading cultural change.

Prior to joining Godfreys, Jason was Managing Director & CEO of My Home GP, Divisional General Manager - Sales and Service at Medibank and Managing Director Australia & New Zealand at Oticon Australia Pty Ltd. He has also held senior sales and marketing roles with Bupa Australia, GE Capital, RACV and the Bank of New Zealand.

Jason completed his MBA with Monash University’s Mt Eliza Business School in 2002.



John Hardy

Non-Executive Director

John Hardy

John Hardy was appointed to the Godfreys Group Limited Board on 24 March 2016.

John has over 50 years’ experience in the retail sector, having held senior roles at Barbeques Galore and Super Amart. He was most recently CEO of Fusion Retail Brands (formerly Colorado), which owns footwear brands diana ferrari, Mathers, Williams and Colorado.

John has also previously held senior management roles within the Company, bringing a working knowledge of the Godfreys business.