Council Member

Mr Albert Yue-Ling Wong

Mr Wong has over 30 years of experience in the stockbroking and investment banking industry and community. He commenced his career with investment bank, Merrill Lynch in 1981 and was admitted as a member to the Australian Stock Exchange in 1988. Mr Wong was the Principal of investment house Intersuisse Limited between 1990-1995, following which he established the Barton Capital Group of companies including Barton Capital Holdings Limited and eStar Online Trading Limited, both companies were listed on the ASX. Mr Wong was also a founding Director of Gujarat NRE Resources NL and Pluton Resources Limited together with business partner and long standing associate, the former NSW Premier, The Hon. Neville Wran AC QC.

Currently, Mr Wong’s listed company directorships include Chairman of Cabral Resources Limited and Winmar Resources Limited; Deputy Chairman of Prima Biomed Limited; and Non-Executive Director of Goodrich Resources Ltd. Mr Wong is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Member of the Stockbrokers Association of Australia.

Apart from his corporate activities, Mr Wong’s philanthropic endeavours include serving on the UNSW Foundation Board of Directors. He is the President at the University of Sydney Physics Foundation and in September 2004 was appointed an Honorary Life Governor of the Foundation. Mr Wong additionally serves as a Director of Ian Thorpe’s Fountain for Youth Foundation.

Mr Wong was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in 2017 for significant service to the community, particularly to medical research organisations, to the tertiary education sector, and to the visual arts.

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