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David Frederick Fisher

David Frederick Fisher, Australian finance consultant. Member Royal Canberra Golf Club, Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron, Rotary.

Background

  • Fisher, David Frederick was born on January 3, 1930 in Malvern, Victoria, Australia. Son of William Henry and Miriam Eliza (Watson) Fisher.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1954. Master of Religious Education, Union Theological Seminary, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1966.

    Career

    • From senior project officer to first assistant secretary Department Trade, Canberra, Australia, 1964-1973. Director operations Asian Development Bank, Manila, 1973-1978. First assistant secretary Department Special Trade Republican, Canberra, 1978-1981.

      Stock fund manager International Sugar Organization, London, 1981-1986. Chief executive Export Financial and Insurance Corporation, Sydney, Australia, 1987-1992. Advisor European Bank for Reconstrn. and Development, London, 1992-1996.

    Membership

    Member Royal Canberra Golf Club, Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron, Rotary.
    • Royal Canberra Golf Club

    • Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron

    • Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Boating, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Helen Christine Boyce, August 21, 1961. Children: Gregory Charles, Matthew John.
    • father: William Henry Fisher
    • mother: Miriam Eliza (Watson) Fisher
    • spouse: Helen Christine Boyce
    • children: Gregory Charles Fisher
    • Matthew John Fisher
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    Born January 3, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1954
      University Melbourne
    • 1957
      Union Theological Seminary
    • 1966
      Columbia University
    • 1964 - 1973
      From senior, project officer to first assistant secretary Department Trade
      Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    • 1973 - 1978
      director, operations Asian Development Bank
      Manila, Philippines, Philippines
    • 1978 - 1981
      first assistant, secretary Department Special Trade Republican
      Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    • 1981 - 1986
      stock fund manager, International Sugar Organization
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1987 - 1992
      chief executive, Export Financial and Insurance Corporation
      Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada