George Savvides

Deputy Chairman

Appointed 23 February 2017, George Savvides has 25 years of experience in the Australian and New Zealand health care sector. He was CEO of two IPO listings on the ASX, Sigma in 1999 and Medibank Private in 2014 and served as Medibank CEO for 14 years. The Medibank float of $5.6 billion was at the time the second largest in Australia’s history. George has an honours degree in Engineering from UNSW and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from University of Technology Sydney (UTS) and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is the Chairman of World Vision Australia, a Board member of NZX listed Ryman Healthcare, Chairman Kings Group Ltd, Chairman Macquarie University Hospital, and Director of CFMC Consulting (Sodia). BEng (Hons) (UNSW), MBA (UTS), FAICD.