Kim Williams has had a long involvement in the arts, entertainment and media industries. He has held various executive leadership positions since the late 1970s including Chief Executive at News Corp Australia, Foxtel, Fox Studios Australia, the Australian Film Commission, Southern Star Entertainment and Musica Viva Australia.
Mr Williams has also held numerous board positions (and chairmanships) in commercial and public life over more than three decades, including Chairman of the Sydney Opera House Trust from 2005 to 2013. He is a current board member of the University of Western Sydney Foundation, the Myer Foundation, the Australian Grape and Wine Authority and a Commissioner of the Australian Football League. Kim Williams is Co-Chair of the State Library of NSW Foundation.