Scott WaltersCEO Opportunity International Australia
Scott Walters was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Opportunity International Australia in July 2021. Having enjoyed a long and diverse career in the not-for-profit sector, including educational support for disadvantaged children, poverty relief, women’s health, and early childhood intervention, Scott has led and managed the strategic development and growth in fundraising for a number of charities.
Scott was most recently the Chief Fundraising Officer for Bible Society Australia, and previously, he was Head of Strategic Partnerships for The Smith Family. With an extensive background in financial planning, stockbroking and marketing before his move to the for-purpose sector, Scott brings the depth of business and fundraising experience needed for the role, as well as a passion for alleviating poverty.
He has previously held roles at the CEO level of both listed and unlisted entities, and has demonstrated strength in fundraising, relationship management, events, and internal and external stakeholder management in both the commercial sector and the for-purpose sector.
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