Appointed: February 2016

John Kelly is an experienced executive who has previously held senior executive roles in large Australian sporting and media organisations.  John was COO at Football Federation Australia from 2013 to 2015 where his role encompassed strategy and media rights.  Prior to that role John spent over 16 years in various Executive and Director roles at Ten Network Holdings Limited including over eight years as Group CFO.  John has a background as a Chartered Accountant and commenced his career at KPMG where he progressed to the role of Manager.

As Chief Operating Officer, John is responsible for leading the Operations function of the business to ensure alignment and delivery of the corporate strategy.    This includes overseeing SCA’s General Management Teams, People & Culture, Strategy and Podcasting as well as facilitating the company’s external key broadcasting agreements and key partnerships.