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Jane Hansen was announced as the new Chair of Melbourne Theatre Company on Friday. She succeeds Terry Moran AC who steps down at the end of 2019 after completing a successful six year term.

In making the announcement, University of Melbourne Vice-Chancellor and MTC Board Member Professor Duncan Maskell said, ‘I welcome Jane Hansen to lead one of Melbourne’s, indeed Australia’s, great cultural institutions into its next exciting phase of artistic and strategic endeavour. On behalf of the Board and University I thank Terry Moran for his service as Chair, during which time he has steered MTC through a period of considerable growth and vibrancy while maintaining financial stability of the Company.’

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