Old Camberwell Grammarians' Association

Gallery of Achievement


Dr Ian Arthur Chesterman AM (1953)

Mr Ian Chesterman was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in 2001 for service to the community of South Australia, particularly as a supporter of cultural, educational and social welfare organisations.

Ian’s career in international banking and finance culminated in his appointment as CBA General Manager, SA and NT. This followed a series of appointments and promotions within the Commonwealth Bank including Chief Manager, Corporate and International, and Deputy General Manager, based in London. Since his retirement in 1998, Ian has served the South Australian community in a variety of roles including as Pro-Chancellor of Flinders University, as a member of Council of Anglicare SA, and as President of the South Australian Commandery of The Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem, a world-wide organisation committed to fund-raising to assist needy areas of the community.