Rupert Myer

Chair of the Australia Council for the Arts

Rupert Myer AO is the Chair of the Australia Council for the Arts. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Arts from the University of Cambridge and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He serves as a non-executive Chairman and Director of a number of public, private, community and government entities. His background includes serving in roles in the retail and property sector, investment, family office and wealth management services and community sector. Other posts include Director of AMCIL Limited, Healthscope Limited and eCargo Holdings Ltd. He is a board member of The Myer Foundation,

Jawun Indigenous Corporate Partnerships, Creative Partnerships Australia, The Yulgilbar Foundation, and the Australian International Cultural Foundation. He is also a member of the University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Business and Economics Advisory Board and The Felton Bequests’ Committee.