Fairley La Trobe Lecture
A public lecture by Alison Watkins, Group Managing Director of Coca-Cola Amatil, owner of SPC.
- Wednesday 18 July 2018 06:30 pm (Add to calendar)
- La Trobe Shepparton Campus
- Presented by:
- Alison Watkins
- Type of Event:
- Public Lecture
Each year Fairley Foundation partners with La Trobe University to present a lecture from a prominent Australian.
We are delighted to announce the 2018 Lecture will feature Alison Watkins, Group Managing Director, Coca-Cola Amatil, owner of SPC. Alison will present her lecture in Shepparton, the home of SPC, in the iconic organisation's centenary year.Alison joined Coca-Cola Amatil as Group Managing Director in March 2014.
Alison is a non-executive director of The Centre for Independent Studies and the Business Council of Australia.Alison’s previous roles include Chief Executive Officer of agribusiness GrainCorp Limited and of Berri Limited, the market leader in Australian juice, and Managing Director of Regional Banking at ANZ.
Alison spent 10 years at McKinsey & Company from 1989-1999 and became a partner of the Firm in 1996 before moving to ANZ as Group General Manager Strategy. Alison has been a non-executive director of Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited, Woolworths Limited and Just Group Limited.
She is a former Victorian President and National Board Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.Alison holds a Bachelor of Commerce (University of Tasmania), is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, and the AICD.
Watch this space for more details on tickets but please save the date for a wonderful night of learning and celebration.
Shepparton La Trobe campus