BSc(Hons), PhD (Melbourne), FAA, FTSE, FAICD
Appointed by the RMIT Council
Dr Switkowski is Chairman of NBN Co and a Director of Tabcorp Holdings.
Dr Switkowski is a former Chairman of Suncorp Group, the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation and of Opera Australia. He has also served as a non-executive director on the boards of Healthscope, Oil Search and Lynas.
He has previously held positions as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Telstra Corporation Limited and Optus Communications Ltd.
He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and the Australian Academy of Science.
In 2014, Dr Switkowski was made an Officer of the Order of Australia in recognition of service to tertiary education administration, scientific organisations and the telecommunications sector, to business, and to the arts.
Council Committee Memberships (ex officio)
- Nominations, Remuneration and People
- Infrastructure and Information Technology Committee
- Audit and Risk Committee