Rachel Argaman
Chief Executive Officer

  Rachel Argaman joined Opal as Chief Executive Officer in August 2018. Rachel brings a wealth of experience, expertise and proven leadership skills in the hospitality and accommodation industry, joining Opal from TFE Hotels where she was CEO for 11 years. Rachel will be guiding Opal Aged Care to become one of Australia’s leading aged care providers. Opal currently has 74 aged care homes and a strong pipeline of 30 more. As a shared value company Rachel will deliver strong social and commercial outcomes to enable and help provide the infrastructure to support Australia’s population to live well as we…

Harley Wright
General Manager, Corporate Services

Harley Wright joined Opal as Chief Financial Officer in 2011. In August 2016, Harley was appointed General Manager, Corporate Services to further enhance and simplify Opal’s quality and systems platforms. Prior to this, Harley was responsible for the financial strategy of AMPCI’s aged care portfolio, including the financing of growth opportunities, communication with debt providers and raising capital from equity investors. Before joining AMPCI, Harley was an investment banker at UBS in Sydney and with Goldman Sachs in New York, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and equity raising. During his banking career, Harley was involved in…

Ben Feek
Chief Financial Officer

  Ben joins us from Allity Aged Care, where he was CFO for the last 5 years.  He has over 25 years’ experience, spanning multiple industries – aged care, professional services, financial services, manufacturing, distribution & service, including international experience in Tokyo, Singapore and USA. His deep aged care experience will ensure a smooth transition and support for the team at an important time for Opal.

Ian Burge
Chief Operating Officer

  Ian joined Opal Aged Care in January 2018. Ian recognises the vital role that Opal’s people play in providing a warm and welcoming experience for our residents and families, and that as well as delivering exceptional high-quality clinical care, its the many small daily interactions that make such a difference to resident’s and their families. Ian’s focus is on providing the leadership, career development opportunities and structure that will support our 7,500 people to continue to provide exceptional, compassionate care to residents. Ian brings a proven track record of success in delivering on organisational strategy, enabling rapid growth, and…

Tamara Hitchock
Chief Marketing Officer

  Tamara joined Opal Aged Care in January 2018. Tamara understands that entering aged care can be a difficult and emotional journey for residents and their families. Her focus is on exploring the stages of the journey into aged care and to look at where Opal can provide support to help make the transition as easy as possible. Under Tamara’s guidance, Opal’s goal is to invent new products, and services to help alleviate the most difficult parts of the process, enhancing the experience for residents and families as they enter this important stage of their lives. Tamara is a senior…