Chairman New South Wales & Australia Capital Territory and Senior Managing Director of the Australia New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ Bank). Chairman of the Board – ANZ Bank Greater China, Chairman of the Advisory Board of Australian Capital Equity, holder of interests in Seven Group Holdings, West Australian News, Coates Hire, WesTrac and Caterpillar Industrial services and equipment in Western Australian, New South Wales and North East China, Chairman of the Australia-China Council. Global Trustee of the Asia Society, Chairman of the Financial Services Knowledge Hub and Chairman of the Flagship Property Group. He is a Board Director of Seven Group Holdings and Coates Hire. Recently, Mr Smith completed a review of the Federal Department of Finance and a review of the Contest ability of Members of Parliamentary Services.
Formerly, he was Chairman of E*Trade, the Australian Sports Commission and an Executive Director with Macquarie Bank, and a Federal Government Minister with a parliamentary career spanning 15 years. He was also Australia’s first Telecommunications Ombudsman and has received a Centenary Medal and an Order of Australia.