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Rick Holliday-Smith

Faculty Industry Advisory Board Member

Faculty Advisory Board - Rick Holliday-SmithMr Holliday-Smith has had a distinguished career in the banking and financial services industry spanning over 37 years. He has held positions in Australia, Europe and the United States at the highest levels of management including Managing Director of Hong Kong Bank Ltd (London) from 1982 to 1986, Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Research and Trading Group Ltd from 1987 to 1993, and President and CEO of Nations Bank (CRT) from 1993 to1997.

Mr Holliday-Smith currently serves as a director of many major organisations in Australia. He is the Chairman of Snowy Hydro Ltd and a Director of Cochlear Ltd and Servcorp Ltd. He also serves as Non-Exec Chairman of the ASX.

Previous directorships held by Mr Holliday-Smith include St George Bank Ltd (2007-2008), DCA Group Ltd (2004-2006), and MIA Group Ltd (1999-2004). He was also the Chairman of SFE Corporation Ltd from 1999 to 2006 and Exco Resources N.L. from 1998 to 2005.

Mr Holliday-Smith holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from Macquarie University. He is a Chartered Accountant (CA) and Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD).