Craig Connelly is CEO of The Ian Potter Foundation. Craig is an accomplished financier and businessman, now dedicated to contributing to the community sector.
He spent 25 years working in a variety of roles in the Australian financial services sector. A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, Craig is an experienced business analyst and successful manager whose professional strengths lie in his research innovation, industry analysis, technical expertise and strong communication skills.
Craig has also been an effective mentor to many young professionals throughout his business career. He is a member of the Natural Capital Expert Advisory Group and has been an external member of the Advisory Committee for the Sustainable Farms Initiative at The Australian National University. He is a Founding Trustee of the National Parks Conservation Trust and is currently on the board of Sane Australia Limited.