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Mr John Humphrey
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John Humphrey LLB (UQ)

John Humphrey was appointed to the Board of Trustees on 17 May 2018 and was elected as Chairman on 10 October 2019. John has over 30 years of experience as a commercial lawyer and is a trusted advisor to many boards. In his role as Executive Dean of the Faculty of Law of Queensland University of Technology, John was responsible for the development and leadership of the School of Law, School of Justice and Legal Practice Unit. Prior to joining QUT in January 2013, John was a Senior Partner at the leading law firm King and Wood Mallesons where he specialised in corporate mergers and acquisitions and general commercial work including equity capital markets. John is a director of a number of listed public companies and a former member of the Australian Takeovers Panel. â€‹From 1993 to 1996, he was a member of the Consultative Group advising the Commonwealth Task Force on the Simplification of Australia's Corporate Laws, and from 1992 to 1996 he was State President and National Vice President of the Securities Institute of Australia. He is a BGS Old Boy '71.

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