Dr Matthew Miles

Chief Executive Officer

Dr Matthew Miles

Matthew was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the RACGP in July 2020 after an extensive national search.

A veterinarian by training, Matthew joined the RACGP after achieving great success working across the university, membership and not-for-profit sectors. He brings extensive leadership, executive management, media, finance, marketing, operations, sponsorship and fundraising experience to the RACGP CEO role.

With a deep understanding of and respect for the role GPs play in supporting community health, Matthew brings his wide-ranging business leadership, government relations, change management and business development skills to lead and strengthen the RACGP.

Matthew has a Bachelor of Veterinary Science undergraduate degree from the University of Queensland and spent over 10 years as a veterinary clinician in Australia, the UK and Singapore.
He is a former member of the Royal College Veterinary Surgeons in London and a Chartered Member of the Australian Veterinary Association.

He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He has an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management, for which he received a coveted distinction average.

Matthew is married with two children and is based in Sydney.