Independent Non-Executive Director
Patrick Allaway served on the Fairfax Board from April 2016, before moving on to the new board when Nine and Fairfax merged in December 2018. He has had 30 years’ experience in the global financial industry across capital markets and corporate advisory; and 16 years Non-Executive Director experience across property, retail, media, and finance.
Mr. Allaway commenced his executive career with Citibank in Sydney, London and New York and with Swiss Bank Corporation in Zurich and London. He was previously a Director of Macquarie Goodman, Metcash, Fairfax, Woolworths South Africa, and Chairman of Saltbush Capital Markets. In May 2019, he was appointed Non-Executive Director of the Bank of Queensland, and will take over as Chair of the Bank in October 2019. He is also a Non-Executive Director of Domain Holdings Australia. Mr Allaway has a Bachelor of Arts/Law degree from the University of Sydney.