Senior AppointmentsWho's who and who's moving in the PS
Costello to head Future Fund
Peter Costello (pictured) has been appointed Chair and John Poynton a member of the Future Fund Board of Guardians.
Mr Costello and Mr Poynton have both been appointed to their respective positions for a period of five years from 4 February.
Support for ASADA
Garry Downes has been appointed to assist the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority with its anti-doping investigations.
Mr Downes is a former Federal Court judge and President of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal.
Archer quits PS
Chief Information Officer at the Australian Government Information Management Office, Glenn Archer has left the Public Service.
Mr Archer, who took on the job a year ago, told his Twitter followers that 3 February would be his last day.
The Department of Finance declined to comment, except to confirm what Mr Archer had tweeted.
Earlier this weekACCC combines jobs
Chairman of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Rod Sims will also assume the role of Chief Executive.
Current Chief Executive, Brian Cassidy is retiring on 23 May and will assist in the transition.
Edition 395, 4 February 2014