Officer of the Order of Australia, Non-Executive Director of UOWGE

Dr Routledge AO, has over 40 years’ experience providing a wide range of international development assistance and commercial consulting services across all aspects of the food security, aquaculture, agriculture and livestock industries. Stewart brings to the Board a depth of experience in the Middle East and North Africa region, where has lived for 33 years. Past roles include Advisor to Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE 2009-2012), Adviser to the Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (2009-2013) and Executive Director with subsidiaries of the Consolidated Pastoral Group of Kerry Packer (1982-2009). He was Chairman of the KYEEMA Foundation (2003-2019) and is Managing Director of Stewart Routledge & Associates and a Director of Kokonui Australia.

Stewart was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) for distinguished service to veterinary science, particularly the provision of technical assistance in developing countries, and to business through promoting Australian interests internationally.

Current roles and responsibilities within UOWGE are:

  • Director of the UOW Global Enterprises Board
  • Director of the UOWD Ltd Board
  • Member of the UOWD External Advisory Council
  • Member of the UOWD Ceremonial and Honorary Awards Committee
  • Member of the UOWD Property Advisory Committee