Jack Cowin is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Competitive Foods Australia Pty Ltd (CFAL), a business that has grown from one of Australia’s first single food service outlets to a diversified food retailing, manufacturing and exporting company. It has AU$1.8b in revenue and employs more than 19,000 staff throughout Australia and New Zealand.
An accomplished entrepreneur, in addition to CFAL, Jack is Chairman and largest shareholder of Domino’s Pizza Enterprises, an ASX-listed company. Jack also has business interests in Canada, including the Lone Star Texas Grill restaurants and Sir Corp concept restaurants. He is the major shareholder in Apache Industrial Services based in Houston, Texas, and a major shareholder in a transportation company RCX based in Kansas City USA.
Jack is a Trustee of Bond University, Queensland; and Patron of the Australian Canadian Chamber of Commerce.
Jack formerly held directorships with BridgeClimb, Fairfax Media, Network Ten, Chandler Macleod, Sydney Olympic Park, and Centennial Parklands. He also recently concluded his 4 year appointment as Chancellor of Western University, Canada – his alma mater.