Mr Smith has been Chairman of Advisory Board Australian Capital Equity since 1 November 2006 and a director of Estia Health Limited since 17 May 201x. He has served as Chairman of the Australia-China Council for over 8 years and has recently been announced as Chair-Designate of the National Foundation for Australia-China Relations. He is a member of the Business Council of Australia Board where he Chairs the China Leadership Group.
Mr Smith is former Chairman of New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory and Senior Managing Director of the Australia New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ), former Chairman ANZ Thailand and former Chairman and Director, ANZ Greater China.
Formerly he was Chairman of E*TRADE, the Australian Sports Commission and an Executive Director with Macquarie Bank; and a Federal Government Minister with a parliamentary career spanning 15 years. He was also Australia’s first Telecommunications Ombudsman.
Mr Smith has also received a Centenary Medal and was twice awarded the Order of Australia.