American born and Harvard educated Harrison Young has had a remarkable investment banking career spanning more than thirty years.
Harrison’s career has seen him conduct business in twenty countries and he has advised twelve foreign governments. He was the CEO of China’s first international investment bank, has been a Director of Bank of England, MD of Morgan Stanley Asia, Chairman of Morgan Stanley Australia and since 2007, a Director of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Other than writing great fiction, Harrison collects Australian artwork and paintings, which are mostly representation rather than abstract, but has a wonderful collection. He is renowned for giving brilliant, exciting and animated dinner parties and barracks for Geelong. He also takes a great interest in how banking and financial systems work, globally.