Chief Executive – MinterEllison
Mr Harrington is the Chief Executive of MinterEllison. He has a distinguished career in financial and professional services, with over 35 years of business and strategic leadership experience, in Australia and internationally.
Most recently, Mr Harrington was Managing Director of the fast-growing and innovative global investment bank, Moelis & Company. Prior to that, he was Global Managing Partner, Strategy & Transformation at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and was a member of the PwC Global Executive Leadership Team. From 2000 to 2008, Mr Harrington was Australian Senior Partner and Chief Executive of PwC, coming into the position not long after the merger of Price Waterhouse with Coopers & Lybrand, and oversaw the successful cultural integration and significant growth of the merged firm in Australia. At Coopers & Lybrand, Mr Harrington was Deputy Chairman of the Firm and National Managing Partner of Taxation Services.
Mr. Harrington holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, a Senior Fellow of FINSIA, Chairman of The Australian Charities Fund and advisor to the Sydney University Medical School.
He was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in 2011 in recognition of his charitable work.