Denise North is an experienced non-executive director and chair, strategic consultant, facilitator and executive coach. She chairs the Board of Streetwize Communications Limited, and previously chaired the Council of International House at the University of Sydney and the Audit & Risk Committee of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA).
Denise was a member of the International House Council from 2004 to 2013 and an AFMA Commissioner from 2007 to 2014.
Denise holds a Bachelor of Economics (Honours) Degree from the University of Sydney, an Executive MBA from the AGSM and the INSEAD Certificate in Corporate Governance. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Australian Institute of Management, an Honorary Fellow of the University of Sydney and a Member of the St James Ethics Centre.
Denise’'s executive career spans a range of organisation types and business sectors. In the Government sector, Denise has worked as an industry analyst, Ministerial policy advisor and with an industry regulator. She has co-founded and managed consulting and training companies and held senior executive positions, including as chief executive, in the community sector, in professional services firms and professional associations and in major listed corporations in the telecommunications and financial services sectors.