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Our leadership team encompasses representatives from all areas of business, working collaboratively to improve and enhance the faculty’s teaching and research.
Professor Gregory Whitwell
Professor Elizabeth Cowley
Professor John Shields
Associate Dean (Academic Resourcing and Development)
Professor Ann Davis
Associate Dean (Education)
Associate Professor Peter Bryant
Associate Dean (Programs)
Professor Rae Cooper
Associate Dean (Research) and Associate Dean (Research Education)
Professor Susan Thorp
Associate Dean (Student Life) and Associate Dean (Indigenous Strategy & Services)
Associate Professor Juliette Overland
Faculty General Manager
NSW Chairman, KPMG
Martin Blake is the Chairman for KPMG in NSW and is the face of KPMG in NSW across the public and private sectors. Martin is also the Australian Leader for the Insurance Sector and the Global Leader for Fintech in Insurance.
CEO and Founder, Rare Birds
Jo Burston has been recognised as one of Australia’s top 50 entrepreneurs for the past five years. She is the founder and CEO of Job Capital as well as Rare Birds, which seeks to promote women in entrepreneurship and has a global vision to inspire 1 million women to join its community by 2020.
CEO, China Australia Millennial Project
Andrea Myles has lived for extensive periods in China, becoming an expert in Chinese business and culture. She runs an award winning multimillion-dollar start-up that connects talent, innovation and capital in both nations. Andrea has been named one of Australia's 100 Women of Influence for her work with China.
CEO and MD, Hilti Australia
Since joining Hilti Australia in 2009 Jan Pacas’ global and leadership expertise has played an integral part in Hilti’s domestic success. Prior to his arrival Jan held the position of Chief Marketing Officer Global Business Unit Power Tools, working on projects in the Unites States, Europe, Hong Kong and China.
Former Race Discrimination Commissioner
Dr Tim Soutphommasane has just finished a five-year term as Race Discrimination Commissioner with the Australian Human Rights Commission. He is a political philosopher, having held posts at the University of Sydney and Monash University, and he is an influential thinker on multiculturalism and national identity.
Chairman, Non-Executive Director
Arlene Tansey is Chairman of Urbanise.com Ltd and Future Fibre Technologies and a Director of Adelaide Brighton, Primary Health Care, Infrastructure NSW, Lend Lease Investment. She serves on the advisory board of Serco Asia-Pacific. She has also worked in banking and law in Australia and the US.
Executive General Manager, NAB Private
In 2014 Christine Yates was appointed Executive General Manager of NAB Private Wealth. Before this, Christine worked in institutional and wholesale banking, covering credit, project finance, acquisition finance, relationship management, syndicated loans and debt capital markets.
EGM Business Partnering, IAG
Prior to joining IAG in March 2016, Suzanne Young held senior executive and non-executive director roles in a range of industries. She has broad leadership and operational experience in financial services, aviation, technology, not-for-profit, sport and professional services in Australia, NZ, Asia, Europe and the US.
Karina Kwan is making the transition to a non-executive director portfolio. Recently, she was General Manager, Group Support Services Finance at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, providing strategic advice to the CFO and reporting to the Office of the CEO.
CEO, Sustainable Business Australia
As CEO of Sustainable Business Australia Andrew Petersen was legal adviser on matters relating to environmental risk, law and policy, including climate change. A practising lawyer, he was also the Legal and Advisory Lead of PwC Australia's sustainability and climate change team, 2007-10.