Annette Kimmitt
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Partner
I am the Chief Executive Officer & Managing Partner of MinterEllison. With strategic leadership experience in financial and professional services, I've worked with clients and in management, both in Australia and globally.
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I am passionate about empowering women and supporting entrepreneurship. I am a co-founder of Scale Investors, Australia's first seed capital organisation focused on equipping women with education and deal flow opportunities to invest in early-stage, female-led businesses. Scale is empowering women entrepreneurs and the women who invest in them.

Career highlights

As a partner at Ernst & Young for over 13 years, I held a range of senior executive roles where I specialised in designing and implementing large, complex transformations. I was privileged to hold a number of senior roles in Asia Pacific and globally, where I led various practice groups around the world to manage cultural change and strategic direction.

  • Audit and risk committee chair, Melbourne Business School
  • Ernst & Young – Global Growth Markets Leader and Asia-Pacific Accounts Managing Partner
  • Ernst & Young – Melbourne Managing Partner