Our People

Susan Rallings

QIMR Berghofer - Council Member

Ms Rallings is Director of Intrinsic Business Solutions Pty Ltd and has more than 30 years in private enterprise, financial services, tourism, and consulting.

She is a former Senior Vice President of a global financial services firm and was a senior financial advisor for nearly 15 years.  For several years, she was Regional Director of the UK and Europe for Tourism Queensland based in London. She established and ran a successful consulting and management bureau which she subsequently sold.  Ms Rallings has held other management positions in several financial services organisations. She started her career as a nurse and medical centre manager in the 1980’s.

Ms Rallings is an alumnus of Griffith University and is a graduate of their inaugural MBA. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

She has passion for philanthropy and her work in this area has been recognised through several awards including Philanthropist of the Year 2015 for Queensland Community Foundation, and 2013 winner of Australia’s CEO Challenge.

Ms Rallings is Chair of the Griffith Business School Strategic Advisory Board, a position which she has held since 2016.  She is also on the Yunus Advisory Board of the Yunus Social Business Centre of Griffith University, and she is an Executive in Residence at the Griffith Business School.