Maxine Brenner
CEW Scholarships Committee

Maxine Brenner is a non-executive director of Origin Energy, Qantas, Orica and Growthpoint Properties Ltd. She has held other directorships both in the corporate and government sectors including Deputy Chair Federal Airports Corporation, TCorp and Neverfail Springwater Ltd.  She recently also became a Non Executive Director at Woolworths.

Ms Brenner has more than 30 years of broad corporate experience, particularly advising in relation to all aspects of corporate advisory, mergers & acquistions and restructuring. Her work spanned numerous sectors including media, telecommunications, property, infrastructure and the public sector. She is committed to the not for profit sector and acts as a member of the Councils of the University of NSW and the State Library of NSW.

Ms Brenner was formerly a Managing Director of Investment Banking at Investec Bank (Australia) Limited which she joined in 2007. Prior to Investec, Ms Brenner was a Lecturer in Law at the Universities of NSW and Sydney and also worked as a lawyer at Freehills, specialising in all aspects of corporate law.

Maxine has a bachelor of Law and Arts from the University of NSW.