The Honourable Hieu Van Le AC

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The Honourable Hieu Van Le AC

The Hon. Hieu Van Le was appointed Chair of the SAHMRI Board on 21 December, 2021.

During his time as Governor of South Australia from September 2014 until August 2021, Mr Le served as Patron to SAHMRI.

Mr Le was born in the Vietnamese province of Quang Tri before moving to Australia in the aftermath of the war in 1977. He received a Master of Business Administration and an Economics degree from the University of Adelaide, is a member of the Australian Society of Certified Practicing Accountants and a Fellow Member of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia.

Mr Le was appointed Lieutenant Governor of South Australia in 2007 before succeeding the Hon. Kevin Scarce as the state’s Governor.