Paul Clitheroe AM
Paul Clitheroe AM is Chairman of the Australian Government Financial Literacy Board. The Board sets and implements the National Strategy for financial literacy. It has a particular focus on schools, universities and vocational education. He is a Non-Executive Director of iPac securities which he established in 1983. Today ipac manages $16 billion.
Paul was host of “Money” on Channel 9 from 1993 to 2002. His Talking Money segments run on radio stations all over Australia. He is Chairman of Money Magazine and his book Making Money has sold over 600,000 copies.
Paul is Chairman of the youth anti drink driving body RADD and is an Advisory board member of the University of Sydney Medical School. He is Chairman of the listed Fin Tech company AWI and a Director of the LIC “Wealth Defender” which successfully raised $120 million.
He holds the Chair of Financial Literacy at Macquarie University and is a Professor in the School of Business and Economics.
He was appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia in 2008 for services to the financial services industry and the community.
A keen ocean racer, Paul won the 2015 Rolex Sydney to Hobart in his TP52 Balance.