Christine Bartlett is the Chairman of The Smith Family, appointed in May 2016.
Christine is a company director and business advisor with extensive senior executive experience across a range of sectors including finance, banking, superannuation, property, digital/technology, education and professional services.
She currently serves on the Boards of Sigma Pharmaceuticals, Mirvac Group, GBST Limited, Clayton Utz and TAL Life Ltd. Christine is also a member of the UNSW Australia School of Business Advisory Council, Chief Executive Women and the Australian Institute of Company Directors. She is a former director of PropertyLook and National Nominees Limited, a former Deputy Chairman of the Australian Custodial Services Association and a former member of the Pymble Ladies College Governing Council.
Christine is an experienced CEO and senior executive with extensive line management experience gained through roles with IBM, Jones Lang LaSalle and NAB. Her executive career has included Australian, regional and global responsibilities based in Australia, the USA and Japan. Christine brings a commercial perspective especially in the areas of financial discipline, identifying risk, complex project management, execution of strategy, fostering innovation and taking advantage of new emerging technologies. Christine holds a BSc from the University of Sydney and has completed senior executive management programs at INSEAD.