The Hon Jeffrey Kennett AC was an Officer in the Royal Australian Regiment, serving at home and overseas. He was a Member of the Victorian Parliament for 23 years, and was Premier of the State from 1992 to 1999.
Mr Kennett is currently Chairman of the Board of Management of PFD Food Services Pty Ltd., Chairman of Open Windows Australia Proprietary Limited and Chairman of CT Management Group Pty Ltd.
Mr Kennett is Chairman of beyondblue: the national depression initiative. He is President of the Hawthorn Football Club and is Patron of a number of community organisations.
In 2005 Mr Kennett was awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia.