Carolyn Kay has more than 30 years of experience in the finance sector as an executive and non-executive director across a broad range of industries. She is a member of The Future Fund Board of Guardians and the Australia-China Council, non-executive director of Brambles and John Swire & Sons, and an external board member of Allens Linklaters. In the not for profit sector, Ms Kay is a non-executive director of Chief Executive Women and The General Sir John Monash Foundation. Ms Kay was a banker and lawyer at Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan and Linklaters & Paines in London, New York and Australia. She was also a non-executive director of Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Infrastructure NSW. Ms Kay holds Bachelor Degrees in Law and Arts (University of Melbourne), a Graduate Diploma in Management (AGSM), and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. She was awarded a Centenary Medal for services to Australian society in business leadership.