Geoffrey Levy AO
Geoff lives in Australia and in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list of 2005, was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia. This Award was conferred on him for his significant contribution to Sport, the Arts and Philanthropy.
Formerly CEO, he retired as Executive Chairman of Investec Bank (Australia) Limited in 2008. He is currently the Chairman or Director of a number of private, listed and Australian Government entities
In addition to having been a director of a number of Australian Listed companies and not for profit entities, he is a former Deputy Chairman of the inaugural Australian Federal Government Sports and Anti-Doping Authority; former Director and Chairman of the Film Finance Corporation of Australia (the Federal Government’s primary Film and Television body) and amongst other things, Executive Producer of feature film Kokoda (released in 2006) and award winning documentaries, Tackling Peace (released in 2009) and Rewriting History (released in 2012).
Recently Geoff chaired the New South Wales Government Property Asset Utilisation Taskforce whose report was adopted as the blue print for managing the New South Wales Government’s $70 billion plus property portfolio.
Geoff feels privileged to have spent both his primary and high school years studying at the King David School Victory Park, as this provided him with Jewish pride and the confidence to pursue a natural determination to make a difference in the Sport, Arts and Philanthropic worlds.
King David is of the belief that a world-class school requires a world-class network.