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Jenny Taing OAM

Ms Taing is Special Counsel at Hive Legal where she advises in financial services law and is a board director of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and the Western Bulldogs Football Club Community Foundation. She is a former board director of The Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital, Channel 31, Vice President of the University of Melbourne Alumni Council and a former Commissioner of the Victorian Multicultural Commission.

Ms Taing has a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the University of Melbourne. In 2016, Ms Taing attended Harvard Business School as the Hugh DT Williamson Scholar; a prestigious scholarship awarded by the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA). She is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees.

Ms Taing received a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) in the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours for service to the financial and investment sectors, and to the community. She was named in the Australian Financial Review 100 Women of Influence 2018 in the board and management category and won Government Lawyer of the Year 2017 and The University of Melbourne Faculty of Arts Rising Star Alumni Award 2014, awarded for her commendable leadership and outstanding contribution in the fields of public health, multicultural policy and journalism.

Ms Taing’s first term expired 13 March 2020.