Mr Alex Furman

Vice-President (Advancement)

The Vice-President (Advancement) leads the strategic direction for Advancement activities across the University, encompassing fundraising, alumni and stakeholder relations, and operations. The goals of ANU Advancement are to support University to achieve success against University strategic priorities, and build and strengthen partnerships with our alumni, donors and friends.

Alex Furman was appointed as Vice-President of Advancement in February 2023. A highly experienced leader of philanthropic and engagement programs, he previously held leadership roles in Advancement at the University of Melbourne as Director of Development, Head of Public Relations and Development for Murdoch Children's Research Institute, and leadership positions in fundraising and management in the Australian arts sector.


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Mr Alex Furman


Office contacts

  • Ms Rachel Wellsmore
  • +61 2 6125 6798
  • Executive Assistant
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  • Tracy-Lee Sinnott
  • +61 2 6125 1408
  • Executive Officer
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