Kevin McCann, AM

Board of Directors


Kevin McCann, AM FAICD, is a member of the US Studies Centre Board of Directors and Council of Advisors.

Kevin is currently Chairman of Macquarie Group, a Director of BlueScope Steel Limited, NSW President and a member of the Board of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) and Chairman of the Corporate Governance Committee of the AICD.

His community activities include Fellow of the Senate of the University of Sydney and Chairmanship of the National Library Foundation.

Kevin practised as a solicitor from 1964 until 2004 in Corporate Commercial and Resource Law. Kevin was a partner of Allens Arthur Robinson (and its predecessor firm Allen Allen & Hemsley) from 1970 to 2004 and Chairman of Partners from 1995 to 2004.

He holds the degrees of BA and LLB (Hons) from the University of Sydney and LLM from Harvard University.

He was previously Chairman of Origin Energy Limited, Chairman of Healthscope Limited, Chairman of ING Management Limited, a Director of Pioneer International Limited, Ampol Limited and the State Rail Authority of New South Wales and served on the Defence Procurement Advisory Board, the Takeovers Panel and as Chairman of the Sydney Harbour Federation Trust, a Commonwealth agency.