Council for Australian-Arab Relations (CAAR)

Talal Yassine OAM (BA, LLB, LLM, MBA)

Talal Yassine is the Founder and Managing Director of Crescent Wealth.

Talal is an experienced lawyer, banker and non-executive director. He currently serves as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Australia Post. Previously, Talal spent 10 years at PwC as a Director and strategist, he then joined investment firm Babcock & Brown in the Corporate Finance Group and later in the Technical Real Estate Division. Later Talal co-founded and held leadership positions in Better Place Australia. Talal has served on the Board of Macquarie University; and as the Deputy Chairman of a government regulator, Director of Sydney Ports as well as a Director of the Whitlam Institute and the Deputy Chairman of the Gulf Australia Business Council.

On Australia Day 2010, Talal was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for his service to business and to the community through a range of education, health and multicultural organisations.

Talal Yassine, OAM