Jillian Segal AO

Chair I Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce (NSW)

Jillian Segal AO is a professional company director with a legal and regulatory background and private and public sector experience. She was awarded a Centenary Medal in 2003 for services to society through business leadership, and in January 2019 she was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia for service to the banking and financial regulation sectors, to not-for-profit organisations, and to women. Jillian is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Her current directorships include the Chair of the Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority, Chair of the Australia Israel Chamber of Commerce (NSW) and Chair of the General Sir John Monash Foundation (Australia’s national postgraduate educational scholarship organisation).

She is also a Director of Rabobank Australia Limited, the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, the Grattan Institute of Public Policy and President of the Executive Council of Australian Jewry. She is a Member of the International Board of Israel’s Weizmann Institute of Science.

Amongst her many previous appointments include Director of ASX Ltd, Director National Australia Bank Ltd, trustee of the Sydney Opera House, Deputy Chancellor of UNSW Sydney, a Member of the Australian Government’s Remuneration Tribunal and member of the Order of Australia Council.

Jillian graduated Bachelor of Arts and Laws from the University of New South Wales and has a Master of Laws from Harvard University.