Steven Skala AO

Steven Skala has forged an impressive legacy in many sectors. He is currently the Vice Chairman of Deutsche Bank AG (Australia & New Zealand) and he holds non-executive directorship positions in many influential public and private companies including the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Wilson Group Limited, BlueChilli Technology Pty Ltd, the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, the General Sir John Monash Foundation and the Centre for Independent Studies. He is also a Member of the International Council of the Museum of Modern Art (New York).

In playing a significant role in supporting and influencing education, the arts, medical and policy research, entrepreneurs and business, he ensures that important voices are being heard at all levels.

Skala is a renowned negotiator, an authoritative speaker on corporate, governance, banking, legal and public issues, and is often engaged as an advisor on significant business matters and as a mediator to facilitate the commercial resolution of complex issues and disputes.

As a resident of International House (IH) in 1975, Skala was revered as the unspoken captain of the IH cricket team and the individual who drove robust conversation around the dinner table.


Colleges' UQ Alumni Award


Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Laws (Hons)