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Board of Directors

The following Directors have been elected to serve on the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs Football Club Board. 

John Khoury (Chairman)

  • Director of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited since February 2018
  • GM of Technology & Change Management at My Muscle Chef since October 2021
  • Group CIO at Allied Pinnacle March 2019–October 2021
  • GM of Technology, Change Management & Sales Operations at Hills Limited July 2017-March 2019
  • 2017 Rugby League WorldCup community ambassador and SBS media tournament correspondent
  • Chief Technology Officer at Allied Pinnacle August 2015-July 2017
  • National IT Business Platforms & Project Manager at Cater Care December 2014-August2015
  • IT Manager-APAC Region at Zodiac Marine & Pool October 2006-December 2014UNSW (AGSM)
  • Business and Technology, Business and Technology Specialisation
  • Diploma of Information Technology, Information Technology
  • Prince2 Project Management
  • Diploma of Management, Business Administration and Management
  • Advanced Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Former CBJRL player, coach and team manager at Greenacre Grasshoppers, St John’s Eagles and St Christopher’s Panania (1984–2017)

Peter Mortimer (Deputy Chairman)

  • Director of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited (2002-2004) (October 2019-present)
  • Player Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited (1977 to 1988)
  • Marketing Manager Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited (1986-1992)
  • Chief Executive Cronulla Sutherland Sharks (1992-1993)
  • Founder and owner of Mortimer’s Wines Pty Ltd Orange since 1995
  • Director Mortimer’s Australian Wines Export division 2016

Adam Driussi

  • Director of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited, since June 2022
  • CEO, Co-Founder and Director of Quantium, since 2002
  • Partner at Deloitte, 2000-2002
  • Bachelor of Economics (Actuarial Studies), 1995
  • Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia (FIAA) , 1997
  • Actuary of the Year, 2013
  • Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, 1998

Paul Polly

  • Director of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited, June 2022 - Present
  • Member of Bulldogs in Business, 2021
  • Bulldogs Foundation Member Premiership Patron, 2020
  • Corporate Partner of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited, 2016 – 2021
  • Member of The Leadership Think Tank, 2014 – Present
  • Founder & CEO of PDP Fine Foods Pty Limited t/a Wicked Sister Desserts, 2009 – Present
  • Managing Director of Olympus Grove Pty Ltd, 2001 – 2007

Joseph Thomas

  • Director of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited since October 2018.
  • Ambassadors Club–Former Chairman 2007-2012
  • Former player of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited
  • Premiership Winner 1988
  • Owner and Director of CEJ Fashion Promotions P/L–Est. Oct 1999

Andrew Gifford

  • Director of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited since October 2019
  • Member of the Finance, Risk & Audit Sub Committee (March 2018–present)
  • Bachelor of Business (B Bus) Accounting CPA
  • Justice of the Peace
  • Member IML ANZ ( Institute of Management and Leaders Australia and New Zealand)
  • Director of ARG Financial Services Pty LtdDirector of Australian Surgical Innovations Pty Ltd
  • 30-year recognition Australian Society of CPA’s
  • Director of Canterbury League Club Limited-(May 21-present)
  • Member Audit and Risk Committee (May 21-present)

Peter McMahon

  • Director of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited (November 2011 to February 2018) (October 2020–present)
  • Bachelor of Arts (University of Sydney, 1977)
  • Bachelor of Laws (University of Sydney, 1979)
  • Principal of Peter McMahon Advisory (July 2017–present)
  • Partner, Clayton Utz 1989 to 2017 (including term as National Managing Partner, 2000-2001)
  • Fellow of Australian Property Institute (from 20 May 2015)
  • Leadership in Professional Service Firms, Harvard Business School (USA), 1998
  • Regional Vice Chair (Asia Pacific) for Real Estate in Lex Mundi (the world’s leading association of independent law firms) (2009-2014)
  • Chair Elect for Lex Mundi Real Estate (2014-2015)
  • Global Chair for Lex Mundi Real Estate (from 8 May 2015 to 1 May 2017)
  • Regional Vice Chair (Asia Pacific) for Agribusiness in Lex Mundi (2011-2017)
  • Member of Property Council of Australia
  • Past Chairman of Property Law Reform Alliance and Property Council representative on PLRATrustee of Committee for the Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) (2000 to 2017)
  • Life Member of University of Sydney Union (since 1979)
  • Foundation Member of Australian Turf Club (formerly being member of both Australian JockeyClub and Sydney Turf Club)
  • Member of Sydney Cricket Ground Trust (since 1985)
  • Director of Canterbury League Club Limited (March 2014–March 2018)
  • Member of Canterbury League Club Audit & Risk Committee (March 2016–March 2018)
  • Member of Canterbury League Club Remuneration Committee (March 2015–March 2018)
  • Member of Canterbury League Club Members Disciplinary Sub Committee (October 2017–March 2018)
  • Member of Canterbury Bankstown Bulldogs Rugby League Club Limited
  • Finance, Risk & AuditCommittee (October 2017–February 2018)
  • Club Director Training: Director Foundation and Management Collaboration
  • Club Director Training: Finance for Club Boards
Acknowledgement of Country

Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs respect and honour the Darug and Eora nations, who are the Traditional Custodians of the land and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future. We acknowledge the stories, traditions and living cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on the lands we meet, gather and play on.