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Gail Kelly with Anna Hughes

Books that Work (New Zealand Podcast) - March 5 2021

In this episode of the best and most useful bits of business books, Gail Kelly...

Gail Kelly with The Hon. Julia Gillard

A Podcast of One’s Own – January 25 2021

In this interview with the former Prime Minister of Australia, Gail Kelly talks about her childhood and growing up…

Gail Kelly on The Bretton Woods Committee

The Financial Times – 10 July 2019

As Gail Kelly, former chief executive of Westpac, says: “In 2019, Bretton Woods reaches its 75th anniversary . . .

Gail Kelly's advice for Year 12 students doing exams

7.30 (Australia) – October 30 2018

The second part of our series of advice for Year 12 students facing exams features pioneering business woman Gail Kelly.

Gail Kelly

Business Day – March 28 2018

Rising to the top Down Under on the basis of lessons learnt in South Africa, Kelly recounts how she overcame uncertainty to head an Australian bank.

Gail Kelly

Euromoney Magazine - February 1 2018

As chief executive of Westpac, Gail Kelly was a trailblazer for women in finance.

Gail Kelly on The Money Show with Bruce Whitfield

702 (Johannesburg) and Cape Talk (Cape Town) (segment starts at 19:34) – November 14 2017

Gail Kelly, former CEO of Westpac, talks about her career in SA banking and globally.

Gail Kelly

Stellar Magazine, The Daily Telegraph (Sydney) – August 27 2017

Here is an improbable story, one of a Pretoria girl who grew up in the apartheid years and found herself, as an adult, a heavyweight in the sharp-elbowed Australian banking industry.

Gail Kelly on The Chris Smith Show

2GB 873AM (Sydney) – August 16 2017

The trailblazing former Westpac CEO, Gail Kelly, talks to Chris about her incredible career, leadership and her new book, Live Lead Learn.

Gail Kelly on The Alan Jones Breakfast Show

2GB 873AM (Sydney) – August 1 2017

The former Westpac CEO joins Alan Jones on his Breakfast Show.

Gail Kelly and UNSW establish $1m Global Leaders Scholarship

UNSW (Australia) – August 1 2017

Gail Kelly, former Westpac CEO, has donated $1 million and her skills and experience as a business leader and mentor to UNSW for an international exchange program with South Africa.

Gail Kelly’s story of life and leadership

Nightlife (Australia) – July 26 2017

Former CEO of Westpac Group, Gail Kelly joined Philip Clark to share her inspiring personal story.

Gail Kelly talks about life and leadership

7.30 (Australia) – July 26 2017

Gail Kelly was one of Australia’s highest profile corporate leaders until she retired a couple of years ago. Since then she’s written a book about what her career taught her about life and leadership.

New book uncovers secrets to Gail Kelly’s success

Westpac - July 26 2017

The secrets behind Gail Kelly’s rise to become one of Australia’s leading business figures have been revealed in her publishing debut, Live Lead Learn, which will go onto bookshelves around the country next week.