Famous Australian CEOs

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James Packer
(Billionaire Businessman and Son of Media Mogul Kerry Packer)
James Packer
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Birthdate: September 8, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Australian business magnate James Packer, son of media mogul Kerry Packer, inherited Consolidated Press Holdings Limited. He has led Publishing and Broadcasting Limited, Consolidated Media Holdings, and Crown Resorts, as an executive chairman. In 2017, Forbes named him the ninth-richest Australian. He also owns two philanthropic foundations.
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Melanie Perkins
(Chief executive officer)
Melanie Perkins
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Birthdate: 1987 AD
Birthplace: Perth, Australia
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Andrew Forrest
(Australian Businessman and Non-Executive Chairman of ‘Fortescue Metals Group’)
Andrew Forrest
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Birthdate: November 18, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Perth, Australia

Australian billionaire businessman Andrew Forrest, or Twiggy, also made Australia’s biggest charity contribution, of A$655 million, in 2019. The former Fortescue Metals Group CEO has now deviated to farming and has targeted the milk and dairy demands of China. In 2021, his foundation slammed China’s treatment of the Uighurs.

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Mike Cannon-Brookes
(Chief Executive Officer)
Mike Cannon-Brookes
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Birthdate: November 17, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
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James P. Gorman
(Australian-American Financier, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of 'Morgan Stanley')
James P. Gorman
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Birthdate: July 14, 1958
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Australian-born American James P. Gorman had initially studied law and taken up a job at a law firm. The Columbia Business School alumnus then worked for firms such as McKinsey and Merrill Lynch, before serving as the CEO of Morgan Stanley. He also serves the US Federal Reserve Board and other boards.

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Mark Bouris
(Businessman who is best known as the founder and chairman of 'Wizard Home Loans')
Mark Bouris
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Birthplace: Punchbowl, Australia

Mark Bouris is an Australian businessman, media personality, and author. He is best known for founding Wizard Home Loans, one of the most popular non-bank mortgage lenders in Australia. He also serves as the chairman of Yellow Brick Road, which he founded in 2007. Mark Bouris has also hosted TV shows like The Apprentice Australia and The Celebrity Apprentice Australia.

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Scott Farquhar
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Birthdate: 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
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Jacques Nasser
(Ford’s CEO and President (1999 to 2001))
Jacques Nasser
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Birthdate: December 12, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amyoun, Lebanon
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Ruslan Kogan
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Birthdate: 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Babruysk, Belarus
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Thérèse Rein
(Businessperson)
Thérèse Rein
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Birthdate: July 17, 1958
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia
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Andrew Demetriou
(Australian Sports Administrator, Businessman, and Former Australian Rules Footballer )
Andrew Demetriou
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Birthdate: April 14, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
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Katie Page
(Chief Executive Officer)
Katie Page
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Birthdate: 1956 AD
Birthplace: Mareeba, Australia
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Charlie Bell
(Executive)
Charlie Bell
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Birthdate: November 7, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kingsford, Australia
Died: January 17, 2005
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Rob Scott
(Businessman, Rower)
Rob Scott
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Birthdate: August 5, 1969
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Robert Thomson
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Birthdate: March 11, 1961
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Torrumbarry, Australia
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Geoff Polites
(Automotive Executive)
Geoff Polites
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Birthdate: November 5, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
Died: April 20, 2008