Chief Executive Officer at Suicide Prevention Australia
Nieves Murray commenced as CEO of Suicide Prevention Australia in 2018.
She spent a decade leading the IRT group, one of Australia’s largest community-owned seniors’ lifestyle and care providers, driving record growth and customer satisfaction. Since 2001, Nieves has also held non-executive leadership positions across a range of sectors including health, retail, financial services, and tertiary education.
In 2013, Nieves was named one of Australia’s 100 Most Influential Women by the Australian Financial Review.
Nieves is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Fellow at the Australian Institute of Managers and Leaders. She is also currently the Independent Chair of Family Spirit, a joint start-up venture in Sydney, and a Member of the University of Wollongong Council.
- Policy reform
- Suicide prevention
- Suicide prevention research
- Older persons
Recent Media Commentary
An analysis of a suicide prevention framework being trialled on the Gold Coast has returned encouraging results
While the economic cost of suicide in Australia is $30 billion annually, this fails to take into account the emotional and social cost to the community.