Yasmin Allen’s current roles include Non-Executive Director at ASX Ltd, Cochlear Ltd and Santos Ltd. Chairman of Faethm.ai and Chairman of Advance.org. She is also a director at the National Portrait Gallery and the George Institute for Global Health; a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors; and Acting President of The Takeovers Panel. Yasmin has previously held positions as Vice President of Deutsche Bank, Director of ANZ Investment Bank in Sydney and Associate Director with HSBC in London.
What inspired you to join the Board?
It is imperative that we, as a country, continue to invest in our talent and skills. This is our only competitive advantage. It is imperative for our economy, but also for the fulfilment of our people and the development of our Nation. This board gives their time because we are all passionate about education, talent and the future of our country.
What do ‘digital skills’ mean in your life and business?
Digital is everything. It is the future of work and society. We need to be able to understand its impact and moderate and ‘control’ its impact to protect and bring all of society along, as we benefit from the great advantages digital will inevitably bring.Back to Blog page