Ms Dominique Fisher has been appointed chair of the Australia Council’s dance board until August 2009.
From her days as a student at the Australian Ballet School through five years as a Board member of the Sydney Opera House Trust, to her last six years as a Director of the Malthouse Theatre, Dominique has been able to blend and enhance her business skills with her love of the arts.
Dominique is currently Chairman of ASX-listed biotech company, Circadian Technologies Limited, and is one of few Australian women chairing listed public companies. She is also chairman of two other technology companies; a director of a Malaysian property company operating in Malaysia and Australia; director of several private companies and principal and managing director of her own business which undertakes substantial commercial transactions in communications, telecommunications and information technology industries.
Previously, Dominique had nine years experience as a non-executive director on the board of Australia’s largest general insurer, IAG Limited and largest motoring organisation, the NRMA. She is also a member of the ICT advisory board to the Hon Senator Helen Coonan, Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts.