Alumnus Tony Johnson (BEc 1988) has been appointed CEO and Regional Managing Partner of Ernst and Young (EY) Oceania.
Professor Helen Herrman (MBBS 1970) has been appointed President of the World Psychiatric Association (WPA) - the first Australian to be elected to the role.
Engineering graduate Peter Coleman (BE(Civil) 1984) has been appointed Chair of the Australian Government’s Australia-Korea Foundation (AKF).
Economics alumnus John Fraser (BEc(Hons) 1973, HonLLD 2013) has been appointed the 17th Secretary to the Australian Treasury by Governor-General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd).
Karl Redenbach, head of a global technology company LiveTiles, has been named 2014 CEO of the Year by the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI).
Mark Bernhard, the VP and CFO of Shanghai General Motors, has received the CPA Australia ACAA Banking and Finance Award from the Australia-China Alumni Association in honour of his achievements in the automotive industry.
The Honourable Daniel Andrews MP (BA 1996) has become the first Monash graduate to become Premier of Victoria following his victory at the November 2014 state election.
Graduate Winston Wijeyeratne has turned a frustration with big business into a successful start-up. Sleeping Duck has cracked $1M in sales since launching in January 2014.
Monash University Alumni Singapore has trumped alumni networks from five Australian universities to be named Singapore’s top alumni association for 2014.
Dion Weisler (BComp(InfoSys) 1990) has been appointed president and chief executive officer of Hewlett Packard Inc., Hewlett Packard’s new personal systems and printing company.
Monash has awarded Fellowships to leaders in law, business, government, the arts, health, sport and the media.
The first woman to be appointed Chief Justice of the Supreme Court has been named University Distinguished Alumni of the Year, the highest alumni award presented by Monash University.
Monash University has announced the 10 faculty recipients of this year's Distinguished Alumni Awards, honoured for their contribution to business, medicine and education.
Founder and director of Adore Beauty, Kate Morris says the two most important attributes you need to be successful in business are persistence and the ability to learn quickly from failure.
The Chancellor Dr Alan Finkel AO last week officially launched the Alumni Outreach Program — Monash University’s largest-ever alumni engagement project.
Congratulations to recent Bachelor of Science graduate Mark Enriquez who is the lucky winner of our Update Your Details iPad Mini competition.
A gift from Australian barrister, human rights advocate, and author Mr Julian Burnside AO QC has established the Chamber Music Australia Chair of Composition at Monash University’s Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music.
Master of Journalism graduate Holly Humphreys has won the prestigious Walkley Student of the Year Award.
Monash Chancellor and alumnus Dr Alan Finkel AO (BE 1976, PhD 1981) is among 50 Monash alumni, staff and supporters recognised in the 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours list.
Monash alumna Emma Nicholls (BA(Hons) 2008) has been awarded a 2014 Gates Cambridge Scholarship.
Prominent alumnus the Honourable Dr Peter Costello AC gave an address to key Monash alumni in Hong Kong on 7 April, in honour of the 50th anniversary of the Monash University Faculty of Law.
Monash University is launching its 2014 annual appeal to alumni on 30 April. The aim of the appeal is to raise support for student scholarships, breakthrough research and Monash libraries.
Alumnus Matt Scully has created a business that combines our love of travel and our passion for sport.
A decision to move to country Victoria led to an unexpected and fruitful career change for alumni Michelle Jones and Ron Geritz.
Rob French (BA 1990, DipEd 1991) is a dedicated teacher with a passion for social justice – an interest that began when he was a student at Dandenong High School.
Social movements campaigner Hugh Evans and entrepreneur Ryan Lee have been named finalists in the 2014 Advance Global Australian Awards.
Monash President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Ed Byrne AC was among more than 35 alumni, staff and supporters to receive Australia Day Honours this year.
As a senior consultant with Melbourne firm, Arup, alumna Joan Ko works on projects that shape neighbourhoods and cities with the aim of making them better places to live.
Alumnus Dr Bradley Edwards has been awarded a prestigious grant to support research into the relationship between obesity and obstructive sleep apnoea.
Fierce determination and supportive guidance from his supervisors ensured that Canadian alumnus Kelly Sundberg was not only able to reach his PhD milestones but his life goals too.
Alumna Ailie Smith (MBIS 2013) has been awarded the 2013 Victorian Association for Library Automation’s (VALA) Student Award.
Thom Woodroofe has won a prestigious Australia-At-Large Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University, where he plans to hone his vision for Australia's foreign policy.
Best wishes for a happy and safe festive season! We asked alumni around the world what the holiday season meant to them.
In January 2014 Monash alumnus Toh Kong Chian (BSc 2010) will embark on the adventure of a lifetime.
Monash alumna, Dr Jenny Gowan has been named Pharmacist of the Year for 2013 by the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia.