Jeffrey Olsen

Board Member

Jeff joined the Newsboys Foundation Board in December 2018 following his retirement as an Investment Adviser at Ord Minnett Ltd.

Jeff is a former divisional Marketing Director with ACI. Later Jeff served Pacific Dunlop as General Manager Ansell Australia  and assistant to the managing director of the main group. At Bowater, Jeff was Managing Director Australia, Tissue Division, and a member of the head board.

Jeff brings finance, investment and marketing skills to the Newsboys Foundation board.

Jeff was drawn to Newsboys by the Foundation’s objectives, the strength of the board, the foundation’s strong reputation in the community and its successes in fulfilling its vision of working to ensure every Victorian young person has the chance to live a fulfilled life.

Jeffs holds a Bachelor of Economics and Commerce (majoring in accounting) and an MBA, both from The University of Melbourne. Jeff also holds qualifications in Taxation from RMIT University.