• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE5299

Schwartz, Carol Judith

(1955 – )
  • Born 1 January, 1955, Melbourne Victoria Australia
  • Occupation Businesswoman, Lawyer, Philanthropist, Property developer


Carol Schwartz is a Melbourne business woman who has been a leading figure in the Victorian not-for-profit and corporate sectors for roughly twenty-five years. She holds one of the country’s most diverse portfolios of board appointments. Schwartz studied law/arts at Monash University.

Read more about Carol Schwartz in our sister publication The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia.


  • 2011 - 2011

    Inducted into the Victorian Honour Roll of Women

  • 2019 - 2019

    Officer of the Order of Australia (AO): For distinguished service to the community as a supporter of women in leadership roles, to social justice advocacy, and to business.


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