Our Board and Advisory Council

Board of Directors

Chairman

Doug Ferguson

 

Doug Ferguson
Chairman, NSW & Head, Asia and International Markets
KPMG

 

Deputy Chairs

Swati Dave

 

Swati Dave
Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Export Finance Australia

 

Andrew Michelmore

 

Andrew Michlemore AO
Non-Executive Director
 

 

Board

Nicole Brigg

 

Nicole Brigg
Pro Vice-Chancellor, International
Macquarie University

 

Evie Bruce

 

Evie Bruce
Managing Partner - M&A, Banking & Finance and Financial Institutions
King & Wood Mallesons

 

Christopher Campbell

 

Christopher Campbell
Group Managing Director
Academies Australasia

 

Grant Dooley

 

Grant Dooley
Chief Executive Officer
ARA Infrastructure

 

David Epstein

 

David Epstein
Non Executive Director & Corporate Advisor
 

 

Stuart Fuller

 

Stuart Fuller
Head of Law
KPMG

 

Jennie LAng

 

Jennie Lang AM
UNSW Fellow
UNSW Australia

 

Andrew McIntyre

 

Andrew MacIntyre
Senior Pro Vice-Chancellor, South-East Asia Partnerships
Monash University

 

Vera Ou-Young

 

Vera Ou-Young
Partner & National Chinese Services Group Leader
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu

 

Wayne Spanner

 

Wayne Spanner
Managing Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright

 

Alice Wong

 

Alice Wong
Council Member, National Library of Australia
Special Adviser, Bangarra Group Board

 

Su-Ming Wong

 

Su-Ming Wong
Chief Executive Officer
CHAMP Ventures


Advisory Council

Frances Adamson
Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Kate Axup
Partner, Allens Linklaters

Don Boyd
Consultant, Norton Rose Fulbright

Dr Michael Brand
Director, Art Gallery of New South Wales

Terry Campbell AO 
Senior Chairman, Goldman Sachs Australia

Cathryn Carver
Executive General Manager, Client Coverage, National Australia Bank 

Charlie Cheng
Group Manager, Chinese Segment, The Star Entertainment Group

Peter Coleman
CEO & Managing Director, Woodside Energy Limited

Geoff Culbert
Chief Executive Officer, Sydney Airport

Nicholas Curtis AM
Executive Chairman, Rutila Resources Limited

Gerard Dalbosco
Managing Partner (Melbourne), Ernst & Young

Chum Darvall AM 
Chairman, TransGrid

John W.H. Denton AO
Secretary-General, International Chamber of Commerce

Al Donald
Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills

Chris Eccles AO
Secretary, Department of Premier and Cabinet, Victorian Government

Sir Rod Eddington AO
Chairman, Australia & New Zealand, JP Morgan

Dr Stephanie Fahey
Chief Executive Officer, Austrade

Karen Fifer
Managing Partner, Consumer Markets Asia, Heidrick & Struggles

Bruce Gosper
Australian High Commissioner to Singapore

Peter Grey
Senior Advisor, International Business Engagement & Co-Chair, Japan Business Group, Corrs Chamber Westgarth 

Alexandra Holcomb
Executive

Paul Kelly 
Editor-at-large, The Australian 

Stephen Loosley AM
Chairman, Australian Strategic Policy Institute

John Meacock
Global Chief Strategy Officer, Deloitte

Hugh Morgan AC 
Chairman Emeritus, Asia Society Australia

Sidney Myer AM
Chairman of Myer Family Investments Pty Ltd; Chairman of the Estate of Sidney Myer

Andrew J Parker
Partner, Deals and Asia Practice Leader, PwC

Trevor Rowe AO 
Chairman, Rothschild Australia

Darren Rudd
Head of Corporate Affairs, Tata Consultancy Services (ANZ)

The Hon Warwick L. Smith AO LLB
Chairman Emeritus

Stephen Spargo AM
Consultant, Stanbury Consultants

Dr Michael Spence AC
Vice-Chancellor & Principal, University of Sydney

Ian Thatcher
Managing Partner, Financial advisory Asia Pacific & Deputy Managing Director, Deloitte Asia Pacific

Peter Varghese AO
Chancellor, University of Queensland

Richard Woolcott AC
Founding Director, Asia Society Australia; Former Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade; Former Ambassador to Indonesia, Philippines, the United Nations and Ghana

Dr Alex Yasumoto
Chairman, Pacific Investments