Alastair Walton - Chairman
Alastair Walton is a career investment banker who was Co-Chairman and Managing Director of Goldman Sachs Australia Ltd.
From 2006 to 2009 he was also Chairman of Central Rand Gold Limited, a holding company for a group of companies engaged in gold mining and exploration in Johannesburg, South Africa.
has a primary listing on the main board of the London Stock Exchange and a secondary listing on the JSE Securities Exchange.
Alastair is President and Chairman of the Board of the European Australian Business Council and is also a former Director of Film Finance Corporation, the Great Barrier Reef Foundation and Australian Business Community Network.
Alastair has also served as a member of the Australian Financial Services Advisory Council (FSAC), reporting to the Federal Treasurer.
Prior to joining Goldman Sachs in Australia, Alastair worked with Credit Suisse First Boston for 14 years in Tokyo, New York, Melbourne, Sydney, London, and lastly in Hong Kong as Head of Investment Banking for Non-Japan Asia.
Alastair has a Master of Business Administration from the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, where he was a Dean's Scholar, a Bachelor of Economics (with specialisation in accounting) from the Australian National University and is a Chartered Accountant.
was inducted into the ANU College of Business
and Economics Alumni Hall of Fame
in February 2013.