The Angus Mitchell Oration, Ian Riseley, Rotary International President


From: Wednesday March 14, 2018, 12:30 pm

To: Wednesday March 14, 2018, 2:00 pm

Speaking on “Rotary: Making a Difference, Now and Forever”.


Ian H.S. Riseley is a chartered accountant and principal of Ian Riseley and Co., a firm he established in 1976. Prior to starting his own firm, he worked in the audit and management consulting divisions of large accounting firms and corporations. His firm specializes in income tax and management advice for individuals and small businesses. He has a master’s degree in taxation law and graduate diplomas in accounting and income tax.


Riseley has been a member of the boards of both a private and a public school, a member of the Community Advisory Group for the City of Sandringham, and involved in Sea Scouts and sporting groups, as well as honorary auditor or adviser for a number of charitable organizations.


Riseley’s honors include the AusAID Peacebuilder Award from the Australian government in recognition of his work in East Timor, the Medal of the Order of Australia for services to the Australian community, the Distinguished Service Award and the Regional Service Award for a Polio-Free World from The Rotary Foundation.


A Rotarian since 1978, Riseley has served as treasurer, director, Foundation trustee, and member and chair of numerous RI and Foundation committees.


He and his wife, Juliet, a past district governor, are Major Donors and Bequest Society members of The Rotary Foundation. They live on seven hectares at Moorooduc, where they practice their personal philosophy of sustainable and organic living. They have two children and four grandchildren.


For more details please down load the Flyer Angus_Mitchell_Oration_2018_Ian_Riseley.pdf


PLEASE NOTE - Meeting room has changed and will be held on Level 1, Sofitel Hotel.

Bookings for both members and guest must be made using .




Level 1, Sofitel Hotel

Collins St , Melbourne VIC

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