Dan Kent

Mr Dan Kent Grad.Dip.Mgmt

Dan retired as Chair of the AGITG/GI Cancer Institute Consumer Advisory Panel (CAP) in May 2017 – a role he had undertaken for six years after joining the CAP as a founding member in 2008. In 2015 Dan was presented with the Inaugural AGITG ‘John Zalcberg OAM Award for Excellence in AGITG Research’ in recognition of his significant and outstanding leadership contribution to AGITG research over a sustained period. Dan brings a wealth of experience through his active involvement in the AGITG/GI Cancer Institute in a leadership capacity, his involvement in other external groups, his managerial experiences as Director of Bundaberg Distilling and Bundaberg Rum companies 1988-2000 and holding Fellow memberships of the Certified Practising Accountants and the Australian Institute of Management, as well as lived experience as a rectal cancer survivor.


AGITG Committee Positions Chair, Consumer Advisory Panel 2011-17
Member, Finance & Risk Management Committee
Member, Public Affairs, Marketing & Fundraising Committee
Member, Corporate Governance Committee