Mr Kevin Gardner

Mr K. Gardner

Chief Executive Officer

Mr Kevin Gardner has over 35 years of senior management experience in finance, accounting, taxation, manufacturing and retail. He has well developed skills in business analysis, product strategy, sustainable business improvement, an effective communicator at all levels, including mentoring and successfully turned around loss making businesses. He is currently working in the Not-for-Profit Sector as Chief Executive Officer for Sydney Eye Hospital Foundation, involved in fundraising, donor acquisition and bequest programs.

He has been involved with the Foundation since 1982 when he was co-opted onto the Finance Committee. He later became a Director of the Foundation representing OPSM who were a founding member of the Foundation. Upon leaving OPSM he became a Fellows representative on the Board and in 1999 became President of the foundation when the late Graham Lovett passed away suddenly. In 2008 he resigned as President to take up the CEO role.