Annual Nonprofit Fellowship Awards Luncheon and Leadership Address
Non-Profit Leadership Address Guest Speaker, Alan Schwartz AM
At the event, the two HCA Nonprofit Fellows selected to attend the 'Strategic Perspectives in Non-Profit Management' at HBS will be announced
Date: Thursday 6 July
Venue: Macquarie Group, 50 Martin Place, Sydney (enter via Elizabeth St)
Time: 11:45 am for 12 pm start until 2 pm
Cost: $80pp, includes 2 course lunch and drinks.
Dress: Business Attire
Alan Schwartz AM
For 30 years, Alan created, acquired, built, managed and sold a number of successful businesses in industries as diverse as publishing, software and professional services.
Currently Alan is the Managing Director of the Trawalla Group which he recently set up with his wife Carol to manage a diversified portfolio of family assets. Over the years Alan has enjoyed the complex satisfaction of contributing to the not-for-profit sector.
He contributed to the creation of Jewish Care, a merger of Jewish Community Services and Montefiore Homes, and was appointed its inaugural President, Life Member and Capital Appeal Patron. Alan is currently the President of Philanthropy Australia and a council member of Swinburne University.
Alan and his wife Carol Schwartz established the Trawalla Foundation in 2006 – a Prescribed Private Fund that invests in the arts, ideas and innovation. In recognition of his contribution to community and business, Alan was awarded a Centenary Medal in 2003, followed by and Order of Australia (AM) in 2007.
Alan graduated from Monash University with degrees in Economics and Law (Honours) and during his first year at Monash co-authored a best-selling economics textbook, The Australian Economy. Alan is married to Carol, is the father of four magnificent children and three times a grandfather.