The Scots College Old Boys' Union

President Mathew Collett ('86)

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President Mathew Collett ('86)

Mr Collett was elected President of the Old Boys' Union on Thursday March 7 2019. 

Mr Collett represented the College  in senior sports; including as a member of both Rugby and Cricket teams. In 1986, Mr Collett was appointed Captain of Anderson House and served on the students' representative council. 

After graduating from The Scots College in 1986, Mr Collett entered investment banking, were he earned the distinction of being one of the youngest directors at JBWere, while later leading successful businesses as an entrepreneur. 

At the core of my leadership for the Old Boys’ Union is consultation and communication, so I look forward to hearing from you in person.
Mathew Collett

The role of President

The Old Boys' Union is governed by a Committee appointed annually by members present at the Annual General Meeting. The Committee meets regularly, and charges its office-holders to provide leadership and management for the regular activities of the Old Boys' Union. In this way, the President is responsible for: 

  • serving as the primary channel of communication between the College Principal and the Old Boys' Union;
  • liaising with the Principal to ensure appropriate staffing for the Old Boys' Union;
  • honouring the College's heritage and tradition by serving as a key figure in the ceremonial of the College

The President of the Old Boys' Union is assisted in his role by a Special Advisor, the Alumni Relations Manager and the Committee at large.

Contact the Old Boys' Union President

Get in touch with the Old Boys' Union President via email to — marked to the attention of the President.

You can call the President on (02) 9391 7606. 

You can write to the Old Boys' Union President at: 

  • Old Boys' Union President, C/O Alumni Relations Office, The Scots College, Locked Bag 5001, Bellevue Hill NSW 2023

You can read about the President's plan for the Old Boys' Union in the Operational Plan for 2019, here.

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