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Mr Matthew Grounds AM

Mr Matthew Grounds AM was the Chief Executive Officer and Country Head of UBS Australasia.  Until May 2014 he also held the position of Head of Corporate Client Solutions, Asia Pacific and was a member of the UBS investment Bank Global Executive Committee. Mr Grounds retired from his role at UBS Australasia in 2019.

With more than 25 years investment banking experience, Mr Grounds is one of Australia’s leading corporate advisers and has been responsible for a number of landmark transactions for major Australian and international companies.

UBS is one of the world’s leading financial firms, serving a discerning global client base. As an organization, it combines financial strength with an international culture that embraces change.

Mr Grounds is Chairman of the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, a member of the University of New South Wales Council, a member of the Business Council of Australia and Director of the UBS Foundation.

Mr Grounds graduated from the University of New South Wales and holds a degree in Commerce (Finance Major) and Law. 

In January 2020 he was appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia for his outstanding contributions to advancing and supporting medical research, philanthropy, education and investment banking.

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