Jac Nasser

Jacques Nasser, AC has more than three decades of experience in large scale, global businesses and over a decade of private equity investment and operating expertise.

Mr. Nasser is a Fox Corporation Board Member, its Lead Independent Director and Chairman of the Compensation Committee. He is also a Director of Koç Holdings.

He was most recently the Chairman of BHP Billiton and a Partner of One Equity Partners, a private equity firm. He has served on the Boards of Brambles, Sky, Allianz, and 21st Century Fox until the closing of the merger with the Walt Disney Company.

Mr. Nasser was the President, the Chief Executive Officer, and a Board Director of the Ford Motor Company. His Ford career spanned over 30 years.

Mr. Nasser graduated in Business from RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, and received a Doctorate in Technology honoris causa. He has been awarded a Companion of the Order of Australia for service to business, international commerce and as a benefactor and philanthropist to the community. Mr. Nasser has also received the Order of the Cedar from Lebanon and the Ellis Island Medal of Honor for outstanding contributions to American Society.

Jac Nasser Scholarship Program

At his alma mater, Jac sponsors the Jacques Nasser Scholarship program at RMIT which provides philanthropic scholarships to need-based students.

Additionally, the Jacques Nasser Social Innovation Hackathon and the Jacques Nasser Entrepreneurship Travel Scholarship grants sponsor RMIT’s Social Innovation Hackathon which invites students to come up with innovative ways to address financial hardship, climate change and community disengagement in the Covid era.