Mr Alder has extensive investment banking experience, both locally and internationally. He has worked for many years in the UK, Ireland and Japan. He has a Bachelor of Economics and a Bachelor of Laws from Australian National University, a Masters of Health Management from the University of New South Wales and is currently undertaking a Master of Health Law at the University of Sydney. He is also a lay member of the Health Professionals Council of Australia. Geoff has had had a long standing relationship with a number of charitable organisations, many of them health care related.