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Ashley William Goldsworthy

Ashley William Goldsworthy, business educator. Order of British Empire, Her Majesty Queen of Australia, 1982; Officer of Order of Australia, Her Majesty Queen of Australia, 1991.

Background

  • Goldsworthy, Ashley William was born on November 2, 1935 in Culcairn, Australia. Son of William Thomas and Mary Kathleen (Ferguson) Goldsworthy.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Commerce, University Queensland, Australia, 1960. Diploma in Public Administration, University Queensland, Australia, 1962. Master of Science, Griffith University, Australia, 1980.

    Career

    • Director economic statistics Australian Bureau Statistics, 1968-1970. Senior executive State Government Institute Office, Queensland, 1970-1979. Chief Executive Officer Suncorp Building Society, Australia, 1979-1987, Jennings Group, Australia, 1987-1990, Australian Computer Society, 1990-1994.

      Dean School Business, professor leadership Bond University, Gold Coast, 1991-1996, executive director business/higher education roundtable Gold Coast, since 1997. World president International Federation Information Processing, 1986-1989. President Australian Computer Society, 1974-1976, 82-83.

      World vice president International Union Building Societies and Savings Association, 1986-1987. Director Jupiters Ltd., Gold Coast, 1988-1991, Centro Properties, Australia, 1987-1990.

    Membership

    Federal president Liberal Party Australia, 1990-1993. Chairman Queensland Theatre Company, 1996-2000. Director Australian Ballet, 1988-1995.

    Member Business Council Australia, 1987-1990. Trustee Queensland Performing Arts Trust, 1997-2000. Fellow Australian Academy Technology Engineering Sciences, Chinese Institute Electronics.

    Member Center International Research and Communications Information Technology (chairman since 1989), Australian Science and Technology Council.

    Connections

    • Married Shirley Anne Wilkinson, May 11, 1957. Children: Deborah, Christopher, Mark, Terrence.
    • father: William Thomas Goldsworthy
    • mother: Mary Kathleen (Ferguson) Goldsworthy
    • spouse: Shirley Anne Wilkinson
    • children: Deborah Goldsworthy
    • Christopher Goldsworthy
    • Mark Goldsworthy
    • Terrence Goldsworthy
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    Born November 2, 1935
    Nationality
    • 1960
      University Queensland
    • 1962
      University Queensland
    • 1980
      Griffith University
    • 1968 - 1970
      Director, economic statistics Australian Bureau Statistics
    • 1970 - 1979
      senior, executive State Government Institute Office
      Queensland, Australia
    • 1979 - 1987
      Chief Executive Officer, Suncorp Building Society
      Australia
    • 1987 - 1990
      Chief Executive Officer, Suncorp Building Society
      Australia
    • 1990 - 1994
      Chief Executive Officer, Suncorp Building Society
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