David Goffage

David Goffage

BCom, BLaws (Hons), CFA

David Goffage has 22 years of capital markets and advisory experience. David retired from Merrill Lynch in 2018 after seven years where he was a Managing Director and Head of the Equity Capital Markets Group. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, David spent 12 years in Australia with ABN AMRO and Bankers Trust and three years in London with Credit Suisse.

In these roles, David has extensive experience in capital markets and has been a senior adviser to Governments, boards and executive teams in a variety of industries. David has worked on over 100 equity capital markets transactions raising over $100 billion in equity capital.

David has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Queensland and Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from the University of Queensland. He has completed the Charter Financial Analyst (CFA) Program.

Ms Jennifer Karlson

Ms Jennifer Karlson

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Advancement) MSc (Nebraska Methodist), BSci (University of Wisconsin-Madison), CFRE As Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Advancement)

Ms Karlson is responsible for an ambitious fundraising agenda that incorporates extensive community engagement and public relations. As a member of the Vice-Chancellor’s senior executive group, she is the principal advisor to the Vice-Chancellor on Advancement Strategy, lead solicitations and change management to embed best practice in Advancement throughout the institution. The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Advancement) is responsible for providing leadership in the Advancement Office, developing broad strategic direction and overall management for the fundraising functions and related support services, with the objective of attracting substantial philanthropic investment in the University. The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Advancement) reports to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (External Engagement) on Advancement management and operations.

Simon Fenwick

Simon Fenwick

Simon Fenwick is a Founding Partner at International Value Advisers LLC (USA). His background is in funds management and equity research. Simon worked in New York from 2002 until 2014, and before that in London from 1996 to 2002 for BNP Paribas and Société Générale.

From 1992 until 1996, Simon worked for Ernst & Young and Wilson HTM in Australia.

Simon is also a Director at New Harvest Investment Management Pty Ltd and Outlier Energy Pty Ltd.

Sarah Hay

Sarah Hay

Sarah Hay works as the Business Manager of Shorthand, Mawson Ventures & Boardcave Pty Ltd. She was part of the Wotif.com team for over ten years, and is now a Managing Director of Shorthand Pty Ltd, and Shorthand Inc.

Sarah attended the Gatton campus of UQ and her two sons are current UQ students.

Tim Crommelin

Tim Crommelin

BCom, FSIA, FSLE

Tim Crommelin is the Chairman of Morgans Holdings (Australia) Limited (a Participant of the ASX Group). He worked for Corser Henderson and Hale in the stockbroking industry from 1968 to 1974 whilst studying for his Commerce Degree. In 1974, he was appointed General Manager of the Girdis Group of Companies (Property Development and Investment) before joining Morgan Stockbroking Ltd (now Morgans Financial Limited) in 1986.

Tim is on the following Boards:

- Chairman, AP Eagers Limited
- Director, Senex Energy Limited
- Director, Australian Cancer Research Foundation
- Director, Abney Limited
- Director, The Brisbane Lions Foundation
- Member of the Senate, University of Queensland
- Chairman, Morgans Holdings (Australia) Limited
- Deputy Chairman, Morgans Foundation.