As the first female CEO of one of Australia’s big four banks, Gail is regarded as one of our most innovative thinkers on leadership and organisational culture.
Join Future Women and CARE Australia for a special In Conversation discussion with Gail, as she shares her journey from humble beginnings as a Latin teacher in Africa to the top of the corporate world.
In this Q and A, hosted by Future Women founder Helen McCabe, Gail will share invaluable lessons and insights on leading through change, living a whole life and generosity of spirit .
Gail retired as CEO of the Westpac Group in February 2015, which marked the culmination of her 35-year executive career in banking. She currently holds several international roles: Senior Global Adviser to UBS, Director of Singapore Telecommunications, Member of each of the Group of Thirty, Bretton Woods Committee, McKinsey Advisory Council, PLuS Alliance Advisory Board and Optus Advisory Committee. She is also an Adjunct Professor at the University of New South Wales, Director of Australian Philanthropic Services, and Ambassador for Women’s Empowerment at CARE Australia.