Associate Professor Julian Rait is a specialist Ophthalmologist and the President of the Australian Medical Association (Victoria). He also Chairs the Council of Private Specialist Practice for the Federal AMA, and has been a fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors since 2008.
Julian has held several leadership positions within the medical indemnity insurance industry including (currently) being on the Board of the Avant Foundation and the Avant National Advocacy Stakeholder Committee, while previously serving as a Board member and Chairman of the MDA National Group until 2014.
On Australia Day 2018, Julian was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia for "service to Ophthalmology and to the development of overseas aid”.
Appointed to the Board in October 2019.