The wake-up call to shake-up humanity: Q&A with Andrew N. Liveris

27 May 2020

This article was originally published in Contact Magazine.

UQ alumnus and global business leader Andrew N. Liveris (Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) '75, Doctor of Science (honoris causa) '05) has joined the Australian Government's National COVID-19 Coordination Commission tasked with limiting the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the economy.

The former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Dow Chemical Company, whose generous donation helped establish the Andrew N. Liveris Academy for Innovation and Leadership at UQ, is one of eight commission members advising Prime Minister Scott Morrison on non-health aspects of the pandemic response, while identifying opportunities for growth in manufacturing to enable Australia to bounce back.

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