Our Board of Directors

The Mater Research Board of Directors is a diverse and dedicated team of professionals who are committed to the endeavours of the institute and its mission. The broad spectrum of experience and professional backgrounds provides Mater Research with strong leadership, knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of the prevention and treatment of conditions through all stages of life.

Professor Geoff Kiel

Professor Geoff Kiel

Professor Geoffrey Kiel is an experienced director, management consultant, manager, academic researcher, entrepreneur and author.

He has been a professor of management at two universities, a head of two business schools, the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor at the University of Notre Dame Australia and a management consultant to more than 500 organisations in marketing, management, strategy and corporate governance.

He has founded two successful management consulting companies and has been a company director on a number of the boards in both the for-profit and not-for-profit arenas. He is a widely published management author having authored or co-authored eight books and more than 100 refereed papers in marketing, strategy and corporate governance.

He is an Emeritus Professor of The University of Queensland and an Honorary Professor of Australian Catholic University.  He currently sits on Mater's Risk Management and Audit Committee.