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ANTHONY PRATT

PATRON OF EDUCATION AWARD

Anthony Pratt is Global Chairman of Visy, the world’s largest privately-owned packaging, paper and recycling company.

Visy employs more than 5500 people in Australia and a further 3500 in the USA. Group sales exceed $US 3 billion.

Visy – known as Pratt Industries in the USA – has been named Australia’s leading company for environmental performance four times since 2000.

Anthony graduated from Monash University, Melbourne, with a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) in 1982. After graduation, Anthony joined the consulting firm of McKinsey & Co, before joining Visy.

In 1991, Anthony moved to the United States to spearhead the family’s business expansion into America, where he build Pratt Industries USA to a one billion dollar company and now employs more US citizens than any other Australian company.