Prof. Graeme Samuel AC

Prof. Graeme Samuel AC

Monash Business School

Vice Chancellor’s Professorial Fellow, Monash Business School


Graeme Samuel AC is a Vice Chancellor’s Professorial Fellow in Monash University’s Business School, Chair of the Monash Business School Business Advisory Board and co-director of the Monash Business Policy Forum. He is also a Commissioner of the Australian Rugby League Commission, a Councillor of the Australian National University, President of Alzheimer’s Australia, Chair of the South Eastern Melbourne Primary Health Network, Member of CEDA’s Council of Economic Policy, Council member of the National Health and Medical Research Council and Chair of its Health Innovation Advisory Committee and the National Institute for Dementia Research and a Member of the Aged Care Financing Authority.

Professor Samuel has held a number of roles in public life including former Chairman of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Associate Member of the Australian Communications and Media Authority and President of the National Competition Council.

He was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia in 1998. In 2010 he was elevated to a Companion of the Order of Australia “for eminent service to public administration through contributions in the area of economic reform and competition law, and to the community through leadership roles with sporting and cultural organisations”.