Skills, experience and expertise

Mr Gonski is one of Australia’s most respected business leaders and company directors with business experience in Australia and Asia, and a broad range of involvement with the government, education and community sectors.  Mr Gonski served previously as a Director on the ANZ Board from 2002 to 2007.

Current Directorships

Chairman: The University of New South Wales Foundation Limited (from 2005, Director from 1999).

Director/Member: Lowy Institute for International Policy (from 2012), Australian Philanthropic Services Limited (from 2012), ASIC External Advisory Panel (from 2013) and Advisory Committee for Optus Limited (from 2013). 

Chancellor: University of New South Wales (from 2005).

President: Art Gallery of NSW Trust (from 2016).

Former Directorships include

Former Chairman: Coca-Cola Amatil Limited (From 2001-2017, Director 1997), Sydney Theatre Company Ltd (2010-2016), Guardians of the Future Fund of Australia (2012-2014), Investec Bank (Australia) Limited (2002-2014), Swiss Re Life & Health Australia Limited (2011-2014), Investec Holdings Australia Limited (2002-2014), Ingeus Limited (2009-2014), National E-Health Transition Authority Ltd (2008-2014), Federal Government Review Panel of Funding for Schooling (The Gonski Review) (2011-2012), Advisory Committee to the NSW Government Commission of Audit (2011-2012) and ASX Limited (2008-2012, Director from 2007).

Former Director: Singapore Telecommunications Limited (2013-2015), Investec Property Limited (2005-2014), Infrastructure NSW (2011-2014) and Singapore Airlines Limited (2006-2012).

Former Consultant: Morgan Stanley Australia Limited (1997-2012).

Age: 64 years. Residence: Sydney, Australia. Nationality: Australian.


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