Alison Terry joined Fortescue Metals Group in 2014 as Group Manager Corporate Affairs and serves as Joint Company Secretary, having been appointed to the role in 2017.

Prior to her current role Alison was Managing Director of Foundation for Young Australians, an Australian non-profit organisation Previously she was Head of Automotive & Corporate Affairs for Better Place (Australia Ltd), and Executive Director Corporate Affairs at GM Holden. Alison has also held board roles at Australian Super and NBN Tasmania.

Alison currently represents Fortescue on the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA), the Committee for Perth and the Australia China Business Council. In 2006 she was a finalist in the Telstra Businesswoman of the Year Awards.

Alison holds a Bachelor of Economics and a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the Australian National University and a Graduate Diploma of Business (Accounting) from Monash University.