BA, LLB (Melbourne)
Appointed by the RMIT Council
Term concludes 31.12.2022
Ms Ward is Chairman of Colonial First State Investments Limited, and the Zoological Parks and Gardens Board of Victoria and a Director of ASX listed FlexiGroup Ltd. and MYOB Group Ltd.
Ms Ward is also currently the Chair of the Centre for Investor Education, a Director of the Foundation for Imaging Research, and a Governor of the Howard Florey Neuroscience Institutes.
Prior to becoming a professional director, Ms Ward was a commercial lawyer for 28 years and was General Counsel for Australia at the National Australia Bank and a partner at Minter Ellison in Melbourne.
She holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Council Committee Membership
Acknowledgement of country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. - Artwork created by Louisa Bloomer