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WESFARMERS LIMITED (WES)

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Our website ranking of WES: rating 5
(5 out of 5)
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REGISTRY:

Computershare, Level 11, 172 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000

Tel : +61 (0)3 9415 4000 or 1300 850 505 (within Australia)
Fax : +61 3 9473 2500
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Company details

ISIN: AU000000WES1
Address: Level 14 Brookfield Place Tower 2 123 St Georges Terrace PERTH WA 6000
Tel:  (08) 9327 4211 Fax: (08) 9327 4216

Date first listed: 15/11/1984
Company Secretary: Vicki Robinson
Sector: Food & Staples Retailing Industry Group: XSJ
Activities: Diversified Australian public company with operating business interests in home improvement products and building supplies, coal mining, gas processing and distribution, industrial and safety product distribution, chemicals and fertilisers manufacture, in

we understand that on or about this date the company consolidated its shares 0.9827 for 1

26/11/2014

Further to the reclassification of the partially protected shares of Wesfarmers Limited (the "Company") into ordinary shares on a one for one basis effective on Monday, 9 December 2013, the partially protected shares which trade under the WESN code will be suspended and removed from official quotation from the close of trading on Friday, 6 December 2013. The partially protected shares will be reclassified into Wesfarmers ordinary shares on a one for one basis, and trade under the WES code from the commencement of trading on Monday, 9 December 2013. Security Code: WESN

05/12/2013

Further to the reclassification of the partially protected shares of Wesfarmers Limited (the "Company") into ordinary shares on a one for one basis effective on Monday, 9 December 2013, the partially protected shares which trade under the WESN code will be suspended and removed from official quotation from the close of trading on Friday, 6 December 2013. The partially protected shares will be reclassified into Wesfarmers ordinary shares on a one for one basis, and trade under the WES code from the commencement of trading on Monday, 9 December 2013. Security Code: WESN

05/12/2013

securities reinstated to quotation

28/04/2008

securities suspended from quotation pending the finalisation of a bookbuild

23/04/2008

we understand that on or about this date the company undertook, proposed to undertake or was the subject of the following corporate action: - takeover of Coles Myer - this corporate event may appear elsewhere in this company record

09/11/2007

we understand that on or about this date the company made a capital return of 100 cents per share

21/02/2005

company completes a return of capital of $2.50 per share to all Wesfarmers shareholders as at 18 December 2003 - according to the Australian Taxation Office, shareholders needed to reduce the cost base and reduced cost base of each share by $2.50 - for each share that had a cost base of less than $2.50, the difference was a capital gain in 2003-04

18/12/2003

Wesfarmers Retail Pty Ltd offered Howard Smith Ltd shareholders $13.25 cash and 2 Wesfarmers Ltd shares for every 5 Howard Smith Ltd shares owned - according to the ATO, partial scrip-for-scrip roll-over was available for shareholders who chose that option - no roll-over was available to the extent that cash was received - see Class Ruling CR 2001/ 51—Income tax: capital gains: scrip-for-scrip roll-over: acquisition of Howard Smith Limited by Wesfarmers Retail Pty Ltd, a 100% owned subsidiary of Wesfarmers Limited for further information

17/10/2001

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Goyder joined the board in 2002 originally as Finance Director - he replaced Chaney as CEO in 2005 08/05/2014 16:16:26

It appears WES had two CEO's from 31/7/02 to 31/7/05

30/01/2014 16:01:45

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    DATEDIRECTORNUMBERPRICEAMOUNT
    09/06/2020Sharon Warburton4,600$41.750$192,050
    27/05/2020Simon English1,170$39.358$46,049
    16/03/2020Vanessa Wallace500$35.400$17,700
    12/03/2020Sharon Warburton1,400$36.720$51,408
    09/03/2020Mike Roche1,000$38.290$38,290

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    Directors & Executives (current)

    NAMETITLEDATE OF APPT
    Michael ChaneyChairman01/06/2015
    Richard GoyderManaging Director, CEO31/07/2002
    Terry BowenCFO01/05/2009
    Diane Smith-GanderNon Exec Director27/08/2009
    Vanessa WallaceNon Exec Director06/07/2010
    Wayne OsbornNon Exec Director24/03/2010
    Jennifer WestacottNon Exec Director03/04/2013
    Mike RocheDirector14/12/2018
    Sharon WarburtonDirector01/08/2019
    Simon EnglishDirector
    Bill EnglishDirector30/04/2018
    Paul MeadowsGeneral Counsel01/03/2010

    Date of first appointment, title may have changed.

    Directors & Executives (former)

    NAMETITLEDATE OF APPOINTMENTDATE OF RESIGNATION
    Tony HowarthNon Exec Director05/07/200714/11/2019
    Paul BassatNon Exec Director01/11/201215/11/2018
    James P GrahamNon Exec Director01/05/199823/07/2018
    Robert EveryChairman, Non Exec Director01/02/200612/11/2015
    Colin CarterNon Exec Director01/10/200220/11/2014
    Charles MacekNon Exec Director02/10/200120/11/2014
    David WhiteDirector01/05/200409/11/2010
    Patricia CrossNon Exec Director11/02/200324/03/2010
    Gene TilbrookFinance Director01/05/2009
    Trevor EastwoodNon Exec Chairman01/01/196313/11/2008
    Dick LesterNon Exec Director30/06/2008
    Lou GigliaNon Exec Director01/11/2006
    David RobbExecutive Director08/09/2006
    Trevor FluggeNon Exec Director03/07/2006
    Harry PerkinsNon Exec Chairman16/12/2002
    David AsimusNon Exec Director01/10/2002
    Kevin HoganDeputy Chairman05/11/2001
    John PatersonNon Exec Director05/11/2001
    David NuttallNon Exec Director05/11/2001

    Date of first appointment, title may have changed.