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FORMER CEW PRESIDENTS

Kathryn Fagg

AO

President 2017-2018
President 2017
-2018
Kathryn Fagg is an experienced chairman and board member having worked in senior executive roles across a range of industries, from resources, to manufacturing and logistics, as well as banking and professional services, in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Kathryn is Chairman of Boral Ltd, and Non-Executive Director on the boards of ASX-listed companies Djerriwarrh Investments and Incitec Pivot. She was a member of the board of the Reserve Bank of Australia from 2013 to early 2018. Kathryn is Chairman of the Melbourne Recital Centre as well as Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA). She previously served as Chairman of Parks Victoria. Kathryn is a board member for the Australian Centre for Innovation and is a Fellow of the Academy of Technology and Engineering where she chairs the Industry and Innovation Forum. Kathryn commenced her professional career as a petroleum engineer with Esso Australia (now Exxon Mobil), after completing her chemical engineering degree at the University of Queensland. As a petroleum engineer, her work was focused on maximising oil and gas production from the fields in Bass Strait. Kathryn was made an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) in the Queens Birthday Honours in 2019 for distinguished service to business and finance, to the central banking logistics and manufacturing sectors, and to women.