Mr Yaxley is a senior tax partner with KPMG with over 35 years corporate tax experience including 25 years as a partner with KPMG Perth office. He provides tax advice to a wide range of international and Australian mining, oil and gas, mining services, property and agriculture clients on structuring inbound and outbound investments, financing, joint ventures and mergers and divestments.
Mr Yaxley is a Chartered Tax Advisor, Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand, and member of AICD. He has been extensively involved in mining industry tax issues and policy developments in his previous role as Chairman of the Tax Committee for the Association of Mining and Exploration Companies Inc.
Mr Yaxley was appointed to the Board in January 2015 and was reappointed for a further three year term commencing 1 January 2018.