The Hon. Jeff Kennett AC

Mr Kennett was an Officer in the Royal Australian Regiment, serving at home and overseas.

He was Premier of Victoria from 1992 to 1999 and Leader of the Opposition 1982-1989 and 1991-1992.

He was a Member of the Victorian Parliament for 23 years.

Mr Kennett is currently Chairman of CT Management Group Pty Ltd, Chairman of The Original Juice Co. Limited and a Director of Amtek Corporation Pty Ltd.

Mr Kennett is also the Chairman of The Torch, a program assisting incarcerated Indigenous men and women and post their release and was one of only three non-Indigenous people to be invited to serve on the National Co-Design Group developing details of The Voice to Federal Parliament for the Indigenous community.

Mr Kennett was the founder of beyondblue: the national depression, anxiety and suicide initiative and was Chairman from 2000-2017.

He was also Chairman of Equity Trustees from October 2017 to October 2020 and a Director from 2008 to October 2020, Chairman of Open Windows Software Pty Ltd from 2005-2021 and was a Director of Seven West Media from 2015-2019.

Mr Kennett is also a past President of the Hawthorn Football Club, having served as President from 2005-2011 and 2018-2022.

Mr Kennett is associated with many other community organisations.

Mr Kennett was awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia in 2005.