Hyams, A. J. ('Tony')

Born 2 November 1945 (Melbourne, Victoria)
Parents: David Victor Hyams and Maidie Eunice (Flint)
Marriage: Married, 3 children
Occupation: Banker
Religion: Church of England
Education: Toorak Central School 1952-53. Vermont State School 1954. Melbourne Grammar 1955-63. LLB; BCom (Melbourne) 1964-69.

Career: Articled Law Clerk and Solicitor, Phillips, Fox and Masel 1970. Banker, Credit Suisse 1971-92. Seconded to Edward Keller Trading Co. 1979-83. Advisor to Switzeriand Insurance Group 1975-88. Director and shareholder, Ceramic Hobbies Pty Ltd since 1985. Memberships: Committee for Economic Development of Australia; State Chamber of Commerce; Australian Institute Company Directors; Overseas Bankers Association of Victoria; Securities Institute of Australia; Swiss Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Law Institute of Victoria. Currently (2001): Advisory Director, Credit Suisse First Boston. Director: Australian Infrastructure Fund Ltd, Australian Pacific Airports Corporation, Australian Maritime Safety Authority, Australian Government Employees Superannuation Trust. Chairman, Hubbub Group of Companies.

Party: Liberal Party
Party Note: Member of Liberal Party since 1975. Vice-President, Montalto Branch to 1991. Member, Balnarring Branch 1991-99. Member, Malvern Branch since 1999. Chairman, Higgins Area Finance Cttee. Member, State Finance Cttee. Member, various Liberal Party Cttees.

House Electorate Start *   End *  
MLADromana3 October 199229 March 1996Resigned.

Inaugural speech

Appointments: Committee Service: Public Accounts and Estimates Committee 1992-1996.


References: Victorian Parliamentary Handbook.
Initial data source: Victorian Parliamentary Handbook, 52nd Parliament
Last update: September 2001 (last date the record was checked and updated)

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