Guest Speakers

Since Warrane's foundation, guests have regularly visited the College giving students insight into life after university and oportunities for networking. Each year Warrane welcomes approximately 40 distinguished members of the community as guests.

Wednesday Night Guests join our weekly formal dinner and address the College afterwards. Over 1000 prominent members of academia, politics, the professions, the arts, business, sport and entertainment have addressed the College since 1970.

Faculty Night Guests share their professional experience with residents within a given faculty and are generally open to assist residents as mentors.

Some of the guests who have visited Warrane are listed below:

2016

Wednesday Night Guests

Associate Professor Peter Heslin, AGSM, UNSW

Mr Roderick D White AM RFD, President, Returned & Services League of Australia (NSW Branch)

Mr Sam Leon, CEO, Mansam Magazine

Professor Prem Ramburuth, President, Academic Board, UNSW

Dr Stephen Christie, Principal, ACD Financial

The Hon Justice Geoff Lindsay SC, Judge, Supreme Court of New South Wales

Professor John Haldane, World renowned philosopher

Mr Milan Jerkovic, Principal, Xavier Group; Chairman, Geopacific Resources

Dr Brendan Kellaway CSC, Defence and National Security, KPMG

Mr Andrew Tink AM, Former Member of Parliament of NSW; Author

Mr Mark Dorney, Head of Corporate Finance - Australia/NZ, CITIC CLSA Capital Markets Limited

Mr Jay Allen, Community Coordinator, Melanoma Institute Australia

Dr Matthew Beard, Philosopher, The Ethics Centre

Professor Iain Benson, Legal philosopher; Professor of Law, University of Notre Dame Australia

Professor Attila Brungs, Vice-Chancellor and President, UTS

Mr Stephen Foley, Head, St Leo's College, University of Queensland

Mrs Karina Kwan, General Manager, Group Support Services Finance, Financial Services, CBA

Mr Lyle Shelton, Managing Director, Australian Christian Lobby

Dr Margaret Varady AO, Educational consultant

Mr Bay Warburton, Chief of Staff, Premier of New South Wales
 

2015

Wednesday Night Guests

The Honourable Dominic Perrottet MP, Minister for Finance of New South Wales

Mr Adam Brereton, Opinion Editor at The Guardian Australia

Mr Alistair Nicholas, Public Affairs & Crisis Management, Weber Shandwick

Mr Geoff Carroll, Teacher at Sydney Grammar School

Ms Maggie Hamilton, Author and Social Researcher

Dr Ron Muratore, former Chief Medical Officer, National Rugby League

Mr Gregory Stanton, Barrister at 15 Wardell Chambers

Rev Peter Kurti, Research Fellow at the Centre for Independent Studies

Mr Willem Cosijn, Consul-General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Dr Frank Formby, Palliative Care Specialist

Mr Simon McGrath, Chief Operating Officer Pacific, Accor Hotels

Mr Ralph Kelly, Founder of Thomas Kelly Foundation

Professor Ian Jacobs, President and Vice-Chancellor, UNSW Australia

Professor Mark Hoffman, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, UNSW Australia

Dr Danny Beran, Medical Doctor, Speaker and Coach

His Grace Most Reverend Anthony Fisher OP, Archbishop of Sydney

Professor John Gascoigne, Scientia Professor, School of the Humanities, UNSW Australia    

Ms Debra Eckersley, Managing Partner of Human Capital, PwC Australia

Mr Vladimir Videnovic, Business Solutions Director at Oracle Big Data and Analytics

The Honourable Kevin Andrews MP, Former Minister for Defence, Commonwealth of Australia

Professor Jan Copeland, Director of the National Cannabis Prevention and Information Centre

Mr Tim Gilbert, "The Today Show", Channel Nine presenter and commentator

 

2014

Wednesday Night Guests

Dr Ali Al-Mamouri, Iraqi Academic and Journalist

The Hon Justice Stewart Austin, Justice of the Family Court of Australia

Mr Joe de Bruyn, National Secretary-Treasurer, Shop Distributive & Allied Employees Association (SDA)

Mr John Denton AO, CEO of Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Professor Michael Farrell Director of the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre

Mr Michael Greenwell, Builder and Developer

The Hon Chris Hartcher MP, Member of Parliament of NSW

Ms Jen Harwood, Motivational Speaker, Best Selling Author and Coach

Dr Tim Hawkes OAM, Headmaster of The King's School

The Honourable John Howard OM AC, Former Prime Minister of Australia

Professor Dan Howard SC, President of the Mental Health Review Tribunal of NSW

Mr Alvaro Iranzo Gutierrez, Consul-General of Spain in Sydney

Professor Iain Martin, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), UNSW

Dr Ryan Messmore, President, Campion College

Dr Andrew Mullins, Headmaster, Wollemi College

Mr Paul Newton, Portrait Artist

Mr Jamie O'Rourke, Managing Partner, RSM Bird Cameron

Mr Michael Perusco, CEO of St Vincent de Paul Society NSW

Professor Bruce Robinson AM, Dean, School of Medicine, The University of Sydney

Mrs Gemma Saccasan, Fashion designer; Etiquette and image consultant

Dr Jeremy Sammut, Research Fellow, The Centre for Independent Studies

Emeritus Professor Tony Shannon AM, Honorary Fellow of Warrane College

Mr Stephen Wooldridge OAM, Cyclist, Olympic Gold Medallist; Development Manager, Faculty of Engineering, UNSW

 

Faculty Night Guests

Mr Garry McGrath SC, Barrister at 8 Wentworth Chambers (Law)        

Professor Hung Nguyen AM, Dean of the Faculty of Enginnering, UTS (Engineering)

Mr Richard Balfour, Partner at Ernst & Young (Business)

Associate Professor Alex Guminski, Medical Oncologist (Medicine)

 

2013

Wednesday Night Guests

Mr John Phillips AO KGCSG Chairman, St John's College within the University of Sydney

Mr Muneyb Minhazuddin Asia Pacific Director of Product Marketing and Product Management at VMware

Major "R" Combat Engineer, Australian Army

The Honourable Pat Farmer Ultra-marathon athlete, motivational speaker, and former Australian politician

Professor Fred Hilmer AO Vice-Chancellor, UNSW

Dr Donald Hector President, Royal Society of New South Wales

Mr Tim Sheridan Sports Journalist, Nine Network

Mr John Owens Train driver for the mining industry, Pilbara, Western Australia

Dr Vijay Roach Obstetrician and Gynaecologist; Chairman, Gidget Foundation

Professor Wai-Fong Chua AM Pro Vice-Chancellor (Students) and Registrar, UNSW

Professor Mary O'Kane Chief Scientist and Engineer of New South Wales

Dr Robert Webb Criminal Law Barrister

Dr Richard Whitaker Chief Meteorologist, Sky News Weather

Mr Paul Cave AM Founder and Chairman, BridgeClimb, Sydney

Ms Carolyn Curro Director, Confidence and Image Solutions

His Eminence George Cardinal Pell AC Cardinal of the Catholic Church; Archbishop of Sydney

Mr Xavier Crimmins CEO, Campbell Page

Professor Barry Spurr Professor of Poetry and Poetics, The University of Sydney

Detective Peter Cotter APM Chief Superintendent, NSW Police

Mr David Delaney Refugee from Sierra Leone

Dr Michael Fullilove Executive Director, Lowy Institute for International Policy

Professor Fran Boyle AM Professor of Medical Oncology, The University of Sydney; Director of the Patricia Ritchie Centre for Cancer Care and Research, Sydney's Mater Hospital

Mr Owen Finegan Former Wallaby (Australian Rugby Union representative); CEO, Snowy Hydro SouthCare

 

Faculty Night Guests

The Hon Justice Dennis Mahoney AO Retired President of the Court of Appeal of NSW (Law)

 

2012

Wednesday Night Guests

Major General (Retd) Jim Molan AO DSC Retired Senior Army Officer; former Chief of Operations, Multinational Force in Iraq (2004-2005)

Mr Chris Golis Retired venture capitalist; Australia's leading exponent of practical emotional intelligence

Mr Amadu Bangura Refugee from Sierra Leonne; UN Ambassador for Refugees

Ms Jillian Segal AM Deputy Chancellor, UNSW; professional company director (on the board of NAB and ASX)

Mr Joseph Rizk Managing Director and CEO, Arab Bank Australia

Mr Thomas Tudehope Social Media Expert

Professor Peter Heslin Warrane College Academic Fellow; Associate Professor of Management, Australian School of Business, UNSW

Mr John W. Fletcher Royal Air Force (RAF) "Bomber Command" wireless operator; former Chief General Manager, Commonwealth Development Bank of Australia

Mr Dan Collins Founder and Managing Director, GenesisCare Pty Ltd

Mr Michael (Mick) Lawrence Movie producer ("The Bra Boys"; "Fighting Fear"); Garage Entertainment Australia Pty Ltd

Mr John Reformed Gambler

The Honourable Justice Margaret Beazley AO Justice of the Court of Appeal of New South Wales

Ms Miranda Devine Journalist, The Telegraph and Herald Sun

Mr Reg Richardson AM Businessman and Philanthropist

Dr Jennifer Alexander CEO, Royal Australasian College of Physicians; Member, Council of UNSW

The Honourable Greg Donnelly MP Member of the Legislative Council of New South Wales

His Eminence George Cardinal Pell AC Cardinal of the Catholic Church; Archbishop of Sydney

Commissioner Andrew Scipione APM Police Commissioner of New South Wales

Professor Chris Styles Director, AGSM; Deputy Dean, ASB, UNSW; International Marketing Expert

Professor Warick Delprado Director of Histopathology, Douglass Hanly Moir;  Adjunct Professor of Pathology at the School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame

Mr Damien Tudehope Chief of Staff, Office of the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice of New South Wales

Professor Nigel Lovell UNSW Scientia Professor; Program Leader, Electrical Stimulation Strategy, Bionic Vision Australia

Mr Geoff Wilson Chief Executive Officer of KPMG in Australia

The Honourable TF Bathurst Chief Justice of New South Wales; Lieutenant Governor of New South Wales

 

Faculty Night Guests

Mr Mark Boffa Architect, Boffa Robertson Group (Built Environement)

Mr Tony Evans Founder of the Australian Chesterton Society (Arts)

Dr Naomi Tsafnat Associate Lecturer in the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, UNSW (Engineering)

Professor Peter Swan AM FASSA Professor of Finance at the Australian School of Business, UNSW (Business)

Mr David Claridge Systems Engineer at Google (New York) (IT)

Mrs Nora Krouk Poet (Arts)

Professor Tony Joseph Director of Trauma at the Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH); Chairman of RNSH's Medical Staff Council; Clinical Associate Professor in Emergency Medicine at The University of Sydney (Medicine)

Mr Chris Maher Accountant, AMP (Business)

Mr Sam Adeloju Industrial Designer at Breville; Developer of The Longreach Water Rescue System (Built Environment)

The Honourable Justice Brian Sully QC Retired Justice of the Supreme Court of New South Wales (Law)

Professor Jonathan Stretch AM Plastic Surgeon; Deputy Director of Melanoma Institute Australia (Medicine)

Dr Robert Barr Director, Electric Power Consulting Pty Ltd; 2012 Professional Electrical Engineer of the Year (Engineering)

Professor Paul Redmond Sir Gerard Brennan Professor, Faculty of Law, UTS; Emeritus Professor of UNSW (former Dean of the Law Faculty) (Law)

Mr Geoffrey Moore Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, UTS (Law)

The Honourable Justice Dennis Mahoney AO Retired President of the Court of Appeal of New South Wales (Law)

The Honourable Justice Geoff Lindsay Justice of the Supreme Court of New South Wales (Law)

Mr Garry McGrath SC Barrister at Wentworth Chambers (Law)

Mr Tony Bowen Barrister Edmund Barton Chambers; Councillor, Randwick City Council (Law)

Mr Eugene Choi Division Director, Macquarie Bank (Law)

Mr Bill Cannon Partner, Ashurst (Law)

Mr James Mitchell Barrister, Wentworth Chambers (Law)

Mr Tim Walsh Former General Counsel of Westfield (Law)

Mr Rohan Jeffs Former General Counsel of Woolworths (Law)

Mr Tim Mitchell Solicitor Director, Bay Legal (Law)

Mr Rod Smith SC Barrister at 7 Selborne Chambers (Law)

Emeritus Professor David Barker AM Honorary Fellow of Warrane College (Law)

 

2011

Wednesday Night Guests

Mr Peter Harris Director, The Creative Coach; former Art Director, Murdoch Magazines

Mr Anthony Bowen Barrister, Edmund Barton Chambers; Councillor, Randwick City Council

Mr Will Elrick Motivational Speaker; Mountain Climber

Mr Karl Morris Executive Chairman, Ord Minnett

Professor Steven Schwartz Vice-Chancellor, Macquarie University

Professor John Thompson Executive Director, Melanoma Institute Australia

Mr Michael Teys Principal Lawyer and Founder, TEYS Lawyers Pty Ltd

Mr Ashley McKertich CEO and Director, ZENBUU Pty Ltd

Mr Peter Wilkinson Wilkinson Corporate Affairs Director; former producer of 60 Minutes and A Current Affair

Mr Clary Castrission CEO, 40K Foundation Australia; NSW finalist of the 2011 Young Australian of the Year

Mr Pat Howard International Rugby player and coach; COO of Cromwell Property Group

Professor Joan Cooper Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Students) and Registrar, UNSW

Professor Margaret Somerville AM FRSC Samuel Gale Professor of Law; Professor in the Faculty of Medicine; Founding Director of the Centre of Medicine, Ethics and Law at McGill University, Montreal, Canada

The Honourable Kevin Andrews MP Member for Menzies, House of Representatives, Parliament of Australia; Shadow Minister for Families, Housing and Human Services

Professor T. David Waite Head, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UNSW; Scientia Professor

Ms Deanna Lane Managing Director, Braddock Lane and Associates

Mr John Pascoe AO CVO Chief Federal Magistrate of Australia

Mr Michael Traill AM Chief Executive, Social Ventures Australia

Professor Jennie Brand-Miller AM Personal Chair in Human Nutrition at the University of Sydney (research and publications on the Glycemic Index)

Mr David Bussau AM Founder of Opportunity International Australia

His Eminence George Cardinal Pell AC Cardinal of the Catholic Church; Archbishop of Sydney

Mr Gavin May Managing Director, Newland Resources Ltd

The Honourable Victor Dominello MP Minister for Citizenship, Communities and Aboriginal Affairs for NSW

 

Faculty Night Guests

Dr James Aldred Principal Engineer – Materials Technology, GHD (Engineering)

Professor David Cohen Head of School, BEES, UNSW (Science)

Dr Raoul Pope Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon (Medicine)

Mr Martin Fitzgerald Philosopher; Secondary School Teacher, Redfield College (Philosophy Club / Arts)

Mr Carl Gunther Director, KPMG (Business)

Professor John Gascoigne UNSW Scientia Professor; former Head of the School of History, UNSW (History Club / Arts)

Mr Gerald Ng Barrister at 7th Selborne Chambers (Law)

 

2010-2001

Mr Enrique ‘Topo’ Rodriguez Former Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative) and Puma (Argentinian rugby union representative)

His Eminence George Cardinal Pell AC Cardinal of the Catholic Church; Archbishop of Sydney

Professor Gordon Parker AO Scientia Professor, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW; Executive Director, Black Dog Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital

Mr Desmond O’Grady Author & Journalist

Professor George Mendz Warrane College Academic Fellow; Domain Chair, Basic and Clinical Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame

Constable Shawn Majeski UNSW Crime Prevention Officer

Professor Sandra Lynch School of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame

Mr Allan Laurie Senior Consultant, Odgers Berndtson

Mr Andrew Horsley International Skier & Businessman

Mr Alan Grosvenor Artist

Professor Jim Franklin Professor, School of Mathematics, UNSW; Author

Mr Don Feder International Pro-Life Campaigner

Mr Michael Fahey Sporting Author; Memorabilia dealer and collector

Ms Gemma Saccasan Image Consultant

Professor Graham Davies Dean, Faculty of Engineering, UNSW

Mr Richard D’Apice AM Lawyer; Genealogist

Mrs Elizabeth Crouch Chair, RailCorp; Member of Council, Macquarie University

Mr Michael Crouch AO Founder & CEO, Zip Industries

Professor Merlin Crossley Dean, Faculty of Science, UNSW

Mr Alistair Coe MLA Member of the Legislative Assembly (Liberal), Australian Capital Territory

Dr (LtCol) Michael Campion Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick

Señor Gerardo Bugallo Spanish Consul-General in Sydney

The Honourable Mike Baird MLA Member for Manly (Liberal), Legislative Assembly, Parliament of New South Wales

Professor Neil Weste Australian inventor and engineer; Co-Founder, Radiata Communications

The Honourable Graham West MLA Minister for Youth Affairs, New South Wales

Ms Kate Waterhouse Fashion Editor, SMH

Professor Alec Tzannes Dean, Faculty of the Built Environment, UNSW; Architect

Mr David Gonski AC Chancellor, UNSW

Mr Pedro Toranzo National Manager (Environment), Compass

The Honourable Andrew Tink Barrister; Historian; Former Member for Epping, Legislative Assembly, Parliament of New South Wales

The Honourable Justice Barry O’Keefe AM QC Head, ICAC; retired Justice of the Supreme Court of New South Wales

Mr Rod McCall Former Wallaby Captain (Australian rugby union representative)

Mr Rick Kullander Public Speaker, Cedar Rapids, USA

Mr Anthony Howard CEO, Merrick & Co.

Prof Stephen Garton Dean, Faculty of Arts, University of Sydney

Ms Maggie Hamilton Author

Mrs Mary-Louise Fowler Vice President, Australian Family Association

Professor David Flint AM Chair, Australian Broadcasting Authority

Professor Les Field Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) UNSW

Mr Wayne Erickson Principal, St Andrew's College, University of Sydney; former International Rugby Union Referee

Mr José Cruz Mexican Chef & Restaurateur

Mr James Chapman Olympic Oarsman and Banker

Ms Susan Wyndham Journalist

Mr Peter Williams Program Director (Planning), Faculty of the Built Environment, UNSW

Mr John Timmins Winemaker

The Honourable Justice Brian Sully QC Justice, Supreme Court of New South Wales

Dr Michelle Sanson School of Law, University of Western Sydney

Mr Michael Raper President, Australian Council for Social Services

Mr John Poon Psychologist

Dr Ralph Mobbs Neurosurgeon

Professor Jim Lawrence AO Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney

Professor John Hearn Deputy Vice-Chancellor (International), University of Sydney

Dr David Greatorex AO Philanthropist

Mr Peter Graham Chief Operating Officer, UNSW

Mr Gary Ella Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative); Senior Manager, ATSI Relations, SOCOG

Dr Eduardo Eikens St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney

The Honourable Greg Donnelly MLC Member of the Legislative Council, Parliament of New South Wales

Mr Chris Chiofalo Client Relationship Manager

Professor Michael Adams Head, School of Law, University of Western Sydney

Lieut-Commander Sophie York RAN Operation Tsunami Assist

Mr Phil Virgona Cinema Owner

Mr Richard Vella Dean, Warrane Colege, UNSW

Mr Karl Schmude Executive Director, Campion Foundation; President, Australian Chesterton Society

Mr Mike Munro Journalist and television presenter

Mr Anthony Mir Comedian

Mr Sergio Maresca Motivational Speaker

Mr Daniel Manu Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative); Accountant

Professor Fred Hilmer AO Vice-Chancellor, UNSW

Professor Richard Henry AM Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), UNSW

Mr Michael Greenwell Builder and Developer

Dr Jessica Milner-Davis Pro-Chancellor, UNSW

Mr Danny Casey COO, World Youth Day 2008, Sydney

Mr Simon Brushfield Artist

Mr David Addington Northern Beaches Refugee Service, Manly

Mr Max Wijasuriya GM, Haitian/Wittmann Australia

Mr John Stapleton Long Distance Cyclist

Professor Peter Smith Dean, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW

Prof Paul Redmond Dean, Faculty of Law, UNSW

Mr Joseph Saporito CEO, Australian Aerospace

Mr Bryan Power Long Distance Cyclist

Dr Chris Perry Queensland Surgeon

Mr Richard 'Dick' Morath Company Director, National Australia Group of companies

Dr Frank Mobbs Historian

Dr Raffael Marcellino Composer; Principal, Australian Institute of Music

Dr David Kirk MBE CEO, Fairfax; former All Black Captain (New Zealand rugby union representative)

Dr Timothy Hawkes Headmaster, The Kings School

The Honourable David Hawker MP Speaker, House of Representatives, Parliament of Australia

Mr Brian Hamer Solicitor; Former Mayor of Manly

Professor Vance Gledhill AM Vice President, National College of Ireland

Dr Gerald Fogarty Medical Registrar, Mater Hospital

Mr Michael Easson AM Secretary, Labor Council of New South Wales

Professor Philip Crowe Head, Department of General Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital; Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative)

Professor Alec Cameron Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Resources), UNSW

Mr Patrick Bernard Iconographer

Mr Mike Willesee AO Chairman, Trans Media Productions

Ms Marea Stenmark OAM Public Relations Consultant

Mr Greg Smith SC Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, New South Wales

Mr Jim Rush Chairman, Australian Industrial Abrasives

Mr Andrew McMaster Partner, KPMG Audit & Advisory Services

Professor Robert McLean Dean, AGSM

The Honourable Robert McClelland MP Shadow Minister for Defence, Commonwealth of Australia

The Honourable Grant McBride MLA Minister for Gaming & Racing, New South Wales

Dr David Malin Photographic scientist-astronomer, Anglo Australian Observatory

Professor Rakesh Kumar School of Medical Sciences, UNSW

Mr Robert Kella Head, Internal Audit, Qantas

Dr Malcolm Irving AM Deputy Chancellor, Macquarie University

Mr Tony Harrington AM CEO, PriceWaterhouseCoopers

Mr David Giang Editor and Managing Director, Sunrise Daily

Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP Bishop of Parramatta

Professor Anthony Dooley President, Academic Board, UNSW

Professor Fang Chen Research Group Manager, Making Sense of Data (MSD), Australian Technology Park

Mr Martin Caden Digital Technology Manager, DisneyToon Studios, Walt Disney Pictures

Mr Mark Bouris Founder and Chairman, Wizard Home Loans

Professor Arthur Benjamin Harvey Mudd College, California

Professor David Barker AM Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney

Professor Mark Wainwright Vice-Chancellor, UNSW

The Honourable John Spender QC Barrister; former Member for North Sydney, House of Representatives, Parliament of Australia; former Australian Ambassador to France

Mr Nigel Smyth Executive Director (Chief Information Officer), Macquarie Bank

Professor Hung Nguyen AM Director, Centre for Health Technologies, Faculty of Engineering, University of Technology, Sydney

Professor Peter Murphy School of Town Planning, UNSW

Professor Izuru Matsumoto Professor of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney

Dr Nick Hawkins School of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW

Dr Tomonori Furukawa School of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering, UNSW

Dr Peter Faehrmann General Equine Practitioner

Mr Hugh Evans Founder, OakTree Foundation; Young Australian of the Year

Professor Brendan Edgeworth Head, School of Law, UNSW

Professor Andrew Brown Professor in Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, UNSW

Professor Lindsay Botten School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Technology, Sydney

Professor Leon Trakman Dean, Faculty of Law, UNSW

Dr Barry Spurr Department of English, University of Sydney

Mr John Phillips AM Chancellor, University of Western Sydney

Mr Peter Miller CEO, Adsales Consulting

Professor Dennis Lincoln Dean, Faculty of Science, UNSW

Mr Chris Kerin Senior Associate, PriceWaterhouseCoopers Legal

Mr Frank Hyde MBE OAM KSG Rugby League Player & Commentator; Member, Sport Australia Hall of Fame

Mr Michael Fox AM World Chair, International Commission on Technology & Accessibility

Prof Robin Ford Head, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, UNSW

The Hon Judge Michael Finnane RFD QC Judge, District Court of New South Wales

Prof Bruce Conolly AM Professor of Hand Surgery, UNSW and The University of Sydney

Ms Crystal Condous Registrar, UNSW

Mr Bill Cannon Partner, Blake Dawson Waldron

Mr Jock Cameron National Student Leadership Forum

Mr Mark Butler Partner, PTW Architects

Mr Paul Brunker Head, Australasian Research, JPMorgan

Mr Juan Carlos Brandt Director, UN Information Centre, Sydney

The Hon Bruce Baird MP Member for Cook (Liberal), House of Representatives, Parliament of Australia

Professor Peter Alexander School of English, UNSW

Professor Gregory Whittred Dean, Faculty of Commerce & Economics, UNSW

Mr Rod Smith SC Barrister, 7 Selborne Chambes

Professor Tony Shannon AM Provost, KvB Inst of Technology

Professor Brendon Parker Dean, Faculty of Engineering, UNSW

Professor John Niland AC Vice-Chancellor, UNSW

Master John McLoughlin Master of the Supreme Court of New South Wales

Mr Geoff Lawson OAM Australian Test Cricketer; Member of Council, UNSW

Mr Tom Jeffrey AM President, Screen Producers of Australia

Professor Rory Hume Vice-Chancellor, UNSW

Mr David Herlihy Chair, State Transit Authority, New South Wales

Professor Ashley Craig Faculty of Science, University of Technology, Sydney

Dr Michael Casey Philosopher; Private Secretary to His Eminence George Pell, Archbishop of Sydney

Professor Jack Carmody Faculty of Medicine, UNSW

The Hon Alan Cadman MP Member for Mitchell, House of Representatives, Parliament of Australia

Mr Tom Bathurst QC Barrister, 6 Selborne/Wentworth Chambers

Professor Edre Abraham University of the Philippines

Dr Amin Abboud Faculty of Medicine, UNSW

The Hon Dr Peter Wong AM MLC Founder, Unity Party; Member of the Legislative Council, Parliament of New South Wales

Mr Bill Windred AMP Society

Mr Doug Walters Australian Test Cricketer; Cricket Commentator

Mr Anthony Tudehope Barrister, 16 Wardell Chambers

Mr Michael Peters Faculty of Commerce, UNSW

Mr Chito Perez Project Manager, Westpac Banking Corporation

Mr Michael McEvoy Westpac Banking Corporation

Mr John Lynas Office of the Auditor-General, New South Wales

Mr John Kiely SC Public Prosecutor, New South Wales

Mr Dieb Khoury Solicitor, Benjamin and Khoury, Solicitors and Attorneys

The Hon Justice John Kearney KCSG QC Justice, Supreme Court of New South Wales

Mr Johno Johnson MLC President, Legislative Council, Parliament of New South Wales

The Hon Justice Graham Hill Justice, Federal Court of Australia

Mr Takeo Higuchi GM, Mitsui, Kathmandu, Nepal

Mr Kevin Hadley Director, Navair Flying College

Professor Neville Gruzman AM Architect; Mayor of Woollahra

Mr John Graham Architect

Mr Eric Goodwin Lend Lease Corporation

Dr Laurie de Ambrosis MD, Geotechnical Engineering

Mr Andrew Condell Founder, Financial Keys Pty Ltd

Professor Stephen Colagiuri Head, DEM, Clinical School, UNSW

Professor Graeme Cohen Mathematical Sciences, University of Techonology, Sydney

His Eminence Edward Clancy AC Cardinal of the Catholic Church; Archbishop of Sydney

Dr Bob Chung Head, Interior Design, KvB Institute

Mr Jimmy Chan MD, RJP Fireworks, Hong Kong

Mr John Brogden MLA Shadow Minister, Legislative Assembly, Parliament of New South Wales

 

 

2000 - 1991

Prof John Yu AM Chancellor, UNSW

Lt-Col Charles Vagi Royal Australian Army

Mr Kostya Tszyu Triple World Champion Boxer

Mr Maurice van Ryn CEO, Bega Cheese

Msgr Brian Raynor OAM RAN Chaplain, Royal Australian Navy

Mr John Perrottet Management Consultant, International Finance Corporation, The World Bank

Mr Ian Penman MD, Compaq Australia

Mr John Pascoe AO CEO, Weston Foods; UNSW Council

Mr James Parker Murdoch Magazines

Prof John O’Brien Starlab Director, AGSM, UNSW

Mr John Murphy MP Member for Lowe (ALP), House of Representatives, Parliament of Australia

Mr Ross Martin Corporate Services Director, HSBC

Mr John Langron RSA Consulting

Prof Peter Kollar Faculty of the Built Environment, UNSW

Mr Peter Heslin AGSM, UNSW

Mr Jim Henness CEO, Delta Electricity

The Hon Brian Harradine MP Senator for Tasmania, Parliament of Australia

Mr Sam Grimmer News Corporation Ltd

Mr Rod Cox Partner, PwC

Mr Mark Collier General Manager, Radio Station 2UE

Mr Chris Chapman CEO, @Home Network Australia

Mr Peter Carter ESM Bushfire Service, New South Wales

Prof Michael Brungs School of Chemical Engineering, UNSW

Mr Steve Tomkins Pilot, Qantas

The Hon Justice Dennis Mahoney AO Justice, Supreme Court of New South Wales

Mr David Lee Ogilvy One

Mr Martin Fitzgerald Philosopher

Mr Gerard Dwyer Union Organiser, SDA

Mr Greg Clynick Department of Aviation, UNSW

Mr Phillip Bullock MD, IBM Australia

Mr Brooks Wilson MD, Koppers Australia

Mr Jeff Weill Head, Channel 7 Sport Network

Mr Graham Tanna Australian Government Solicitor's Office

Mr Tim Sheridan Sports Commentator, Channel Nine

Prof Kevin Lee Department of Classics, University of Sydney

Mr Kirby Ikin MD, GIO Space Ltd

Mr Daniel Hitchings Magician

Mr Tom Hickey General Manager, Sydney University Rugby Club

Fr Paul Glynn SM Author, A Song for Nagasaki

Mr Paul Gemmel World War II Veteran

Alderman Ken Finn College Architect; Mayor Randwick

Prof AJ Wicken Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), UNSW

Prof Richard Cashman Director, Centre of Olympic Studies, UNSW

Mr David Barnhill CEO, Australian Rugby League

The Hon John Aquilina MLA Minister for Education, New South Wales

Commodore David York AM RAN Royal Australian Navy

Mr Julian Troy Sydney City Roosters Rugby League Player

The Hon Andrew Thomson MP Minister for Tourism & Sport, Commonwealth of Australia

Mr Max Suich Chief editorial executive of the Fairfax Sydney and national newspapers (1980-87) and founding publisher and editor of the Independent Monthly (1989-96)

Brother Dan Stafford Matthew Talbot Hostel

Mr Paul Simons AM Consultant and former Executive Chairman, Woolworths Ltd

Mr Peter Robinson Journalist, The Australian Financial Review (AFR)

Mr Peter Poole MD, Australian Specialised Defence Equipment

Mr Gerard Noonan Journalist, The Australian Financial Review (AFR)

Mr Joe Nigem LUL Group of Companies (Lease Underwriting)

Mr Alistair Nicholas Far East Research Communications

Mr Bob Mansfield AO Major Projects Facilitator and Strategic Investment Coordinator, Prime Minister's Office

Dr Simon Longstaff Executive Director, St James Ethics Centre

Mr Charlie Lawrence Copywriter

Prof Robert King Head, Biological Sciences, UNSW

Mr Ian Hicks Assistant Editor, SMH

The Hon Chris Hartcher MLA Member for Gosford, Legislative Assembly, Parliament of New South Wales

Mr F Jeremy Gormley QC Barrister

Mr Frank Devine Journalist, The Australian

Mr Adrian Deamer Editor, The Australian

Mr Matthew Burke Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative)

Prof Sam Blay Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney

Dr John Best Sport Physician

Mr Miguel Ayesa Australian rock vocalist

Mr Joe Assaf AM MD, Ethnic Communications

Mr Piers Ackerman Journalist, Daily Telegraph

Mr Stephen Woodward Executive Director, Australian Republican Movement

Captain Michael Roebuck QANTAS Pilot

Prof David Nielson School of Physics, UNSW

Mr Chris McGuirk Architect

Mr Bob Easton Head, Strategic Logistics Unit, TNT

Mr Peter Bakunowicz National General Manager, Market Development, Telstra Multimedia

Mr Paul Shepanski Partner, The Boston Consultancy Group

Prof Ivan Shearer AM RFD Professor of Law, UNSW

Mr Anthony Khoury Group Chairman, Bufori Motors

Mr Tom Hall WWII Veteran & Krait Survivor

Dr Tom Forgan OAM Marketing Manager, Enacon P/L & Director, Advanced Technology Park

Prof DJ Anderson President, Academic Board, UNSW

Mr Laurie Dillon Head, UNSW Archives

Prof Jeremy Davis AM AGSM & President, Academic Board, UNSW

Prof Roger Covell Head, School of Music, UNSW

Dr Frank Brennan Head, Aboriginal Health Service, Redfern

Mr Frank Blount CEO, Telstra Corporation Ltd

Mr Greg Lindsay Executive Director, Centre for Independent Studies

Dr Ian Hickie School of Psychiatry, UNSW

Mr David Ellyard Department of State Development, New South Wales

Prof Hans Coster School of Physics, UNSW

Mr David Churches Executive Manager, Planning, Sydney 2000 Olympic Bid

Mr Ted Ankrum Senior Representative in Australia for NASA

Pilot Officer Tony Wrobel Manager, RAAF Roulettes Acrobatics

Mr Kevin Urner Product Support Manager, Philips

Mr Phil Saggers Television Worker

Mr Marty Roebuck Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative)

Mr Mitch Reardon Wildlife Photographer

Mr Kevin O’Connor Privacy Commissioner of Australia

Mr Melvyn Morrow Playwright

Mr Peter Mitchell Freelance Writer & Photographer

Mr Jack Mason Warrane Accountant

Prof Jim Lance Professor of Neurology, Prince Henry Hospital

Mr Bruce Judd Manager, RTA Tunnel Projects

Prof Bruce Johnson School of English, UNSW

Prof Ronald Huckstep Professor of Orthopaedic and Traumatic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW

Mr Nigel Hesseltine Development Consultant

Dr Mel Cusi Sport Physician

Mr Michael Clarkin OAM MD, Assured System Australia

Mr Martin Claridge Barrister; Political Worker

Mr Kevin Berry OAM Olympic Butterfly Gold Medallist

Mr P McMahon Director, Top Strat

Mr Lawrence Lardner Manager, Property & Works, UNSW

Prof Bruce Forster Director, Remote Sensing, UNSW

Mr Joe de Bruyn Secretary & Treasurer, SDAE Union

Mr Craig Davis General Manager, New South Wales, Australian Football League

Mr Alan Castleman CEO, Very Fast Train Project

 

 

1990 - 1981

Prof Jerzy (George) Zubrzycki AO CBE Emeritus Prof of Sociology, ANU

Mr Richard Whitaker Forecaster, Meteorology Bureau

Dr Ross Vining President, UNSW Alumni Association

Dr Eric Sowey School of Economics, UNSW

Mr Charles Scarf Scarf Bros Corporation

His Excellency David Sadlier Australian Ambassador to China

Dr Gregory Pienkowski Poland's Consul-General in Sydney

Mr Peter McLeod Racing Car Identity

Mr Graham Mayne Deputy Director of Admissions, UNSW

Mr Gary Lane Chief Engineer, Telecom

Prof Fred Hollows AC Professor of Ophthalmology, UNSW

Mr Michael Hawker Wallaby (Australian Rugby Union International Player)

Prof Martin Green School of Electrical Engineering, UNSW

Mr Kevin Fennell Deputy Auditor-General, New South Wales

Mr Alan Clarkson Sportswriter, SMH

Mr Geoff Bennett Martial Arts Club, UNSW

Mr Paul Behrendt Aboriginal Fellow at UNSW

Dr John Beale Manager, Computer Services, UNSW

Mr Terry Tobin QC Barrister

Prof Noel Svensson Dean, Faculty of Engineering, UNSW

Mr John Star Management Consultant

Prof Pierre Ryckmans Professor of Chinese Studies, University of Sydney

Mr Robert Perry Founder, Architecture Oceania

The Honourable BJ Unsworth Premier of New South Wales

Mr Chris Mason NSW Office of Public Prosecution

Emer Prof Jack Mabbutt Head, School of Geography, UNSW

Prof FG Hilmer Managing Director, McKinsey & Co

Prof AD Gilbert Pro-Vice-Chancellor, UNSW

Mr John Lee Search Consultant

Prof Barry Leal Pro Vice-Chancellor, Macquarie University

Mr Bill Lawrence CEO, Eastern Sydney Area Health

Mr Zenon Kochman Executive Engineer, OTC

Dr Ben Haneman Warden, Clinical Studies, UNSW

Dr Roger Gammon Secretary, AINSE

Mr Peter Fitzgerald Mayor of Drummoyne

Mr Jim Dominguez Executive Chairman, Dominguez Barry Samuel Montagu (later UBS Australia)

Mr Damien Keogh Basketballer, Sydney Kings

The Hon John Wheeldon MP Minister; Senator for Western Australia (ALP); Parliament of Australia

Prof John Storey School of Physics, UNSW

Mr Phillip Smith MD, Western Express Freight Co.

Mr Martin Smith Novelist: Author of Gorky Park

Mr Dennis Shanahan Political Correspondent, SMH

Prof Adrian Mitchell Department of English, University of Sydney

Rear-Admiral Phillip Kennedy Chief of RAN Operations

Mr David Jenkins Foreign Editor, SMH

Mr Tom Hafey Coach of the Sydney Swans, Australian Football League

Mr John Gannon Registrar, UNSW

Prof John Dwyer AO Head, School of Medicine, UNSW

Dr Carlye Thayer Royal Military College, Duntroon

Mr Leslie Stewart Secretary of Council, UNSW

Mr Bill Stellar ABC Film Producer

Dr Peter Rowe Director, Children’s Medical Research Foundation

Dr John Richards Director, Remote Sensing, UNSW

Mr Simon Poidevan OAM Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative); UNSW Alumnus

Prof Hugh Philpott University of Natal, South Africa

Mr Bob McMinn Public Speaking Consultant

Prof Victor Chang AC Professor of Surgery CAMS, St Vincent’s Hospital / UNSW

The Honourable Terry Sheahan Attorney-General of New South Wales

Dr RW Rawlinson Chairman, Education Commission of NSW

Dr Jon McCarthy Australian Ambassador to Vietnam

Prof LM Birt Vice-Chancellor, UNSW

Mr Ron Luxton Rothman’s Golf Professional

Mr Paul Kelly Political Journalist, The Australian

Mr Alan Jones AO Coach of the Wallabies (Australian rugby union team); Radio broadcaster

Prof Richard Collins Head, School of Physics, University of Sydney

Prof Lachlan Chipman Professor of Jurisprudence, University of Sydney

Mr Les Bullen Overseas trader

Dr John Buchanan Mayor of Randwick

Mr Mark Browning Captain of the Sydney Swans, Australian Football League

Prof E H Willis Former Vice-Chancellor, UNSW

Mr Doug Sutherland Lord Mayor of Sydney

Prof Neville Stephenson Director, Innovation Centre of New South Wales

Sir Laurie Short AO OBE National Secretary of the Federated Ironworkers Association

Mr Dave Robertson Motoring Editor, SMH

Prof Graham Rigby School of Electrical Engineering, UNSW

Prof W R Pitney School of Medicine, UNSW

Prof J W Neville Dean, Faculty of Commerce, UNSW

Prof Walter Moore School of Chemistry, University of Sydney

Mr Bill McNamara Builder and developer

The Hon Dr James Macken AM Industrial Commission, New South Wales

Sir Peter Lawler OBE Australian Ambassador to Ireland and the Vatican

Mr Chris Koch Novelist

Mr Keith Jennings Registrar, University of Sydney

Mr Alan Horton Librarian, UNSW

Mr Kiku Cusi Journalist; Sailor

Mr Anton Cermack Press Photographer, SMH

Mr Tony Barnett Supervisor, PERC UNSW

Mr Geoff Wilson Southwest Tasmania Committee of New South Wales

Prof Gerard Sutton AO Pro-Vice-Chancellor, University of Technology, Sydney

Mr Kevin Ryan 'Kandos' Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative); Kangaroo (Australian rugby league representative); Barrister; Member for Hurstville, Legislative Assembly, Parliament of New South Wales

Mr Peter Niven Department of Transport, New South Wales

Dr Les Murray AO Poet

Prof Michael Mullins Department of Agronomy, University of Sydney

Mr Ian Moutray Director, SARC Unit, UNSW

Mr Arthur McGill Wallaby (Australian rugby union representative); Coach, New South Wales Rugby

Lt Doug Humphries UNSW Regiment

Dr Paul Huggins Member of Council, UNSW

Mr Noel Honan First Assistant Secretary, Australian Department of Primary Industries

Mr Louis Fremaux Conductor, Sydney Symphony Orchestra

His Eminence Sir James Freeman KBE DD Cardinal of the Catholic Church; Archbishop of Sydney

Mr Ron Coote Kangaroo Rugby League Player

Dr Jack Cartmell School of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, UNSW

Dr J T Yamaguchi Director, Japanese Economics & Management Studies, UNSW

Mr Paul Tyne Assistant Supervisor, PERC, UNSW

Mr John Spedding State Bank of New South Wales

Prof Frank Roxborough Head, School of Mining Engineering, UNSW

Dr RJF McInerney Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Mr IR Way Registrar, UNSW

Mr John Lamble General Manager, NRMA Insurance

The Hon Paul Keating MP Member for Blaxland (ALP), House of Representatives, Parliament of Australia; later Prime Minister of Australia

Dr Gerard Joseph Systems Engineer, IBM

Mr Geoff Hughes Barrister

Prof Warren Hogan Dept of Economics, Uni of Sydney

Dr Stan Hickie School of Textile Technology, UNSW

The Hon Nick Greiner MLA Politician, Liberal Party

Prof Peter Farrell Director, Biomed Engineering UNSW

Mr Phil Coles AM Manager, Australian Olympic Team

Mr Geoff Carey New Guinea Arts Centre

Dr Peter Birrell School of Psychology, UNSW

Prof Fred Banks University of Uppsula, Sweden

 

 

1980 - 1974

Prof Bryce Wood School of Applied Geology, UNSW

Mr P J Wildblood Assistant Registrar, UNSW

Mr Hans Tholstrup Adventurer

Prof Geoff Sargent Director, Energy RD Info Centre

Mr Garvin Rutherford Director, 2SM Radio Station

Mr Des Renfo