David A. Haig David A. Haig i(A27955 works by) (birth name: David Addison Haig)
Born: Established: 26 Dec 1932 New South Wales, ; Died: Ceased: 20 Apr 2012 New South Wales,
Gender: Male
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David Addison Haig's early education was at a bush school. However, he earned a free place at the University of Sydney, which he took up in 1952, where he studied economics and worked for a Graduate Diploma in Education. He joined the Sydney University Regiment, receiving a commission as lieutenant in 1956.

Graduating with a Bachelor of Economics in 1957, he commenced a career in high-school teaching, but then turned his attention to a career in commerce, where the highlights included becoming chairman of directors of a public company, founding a building society that became one of Australia's minor banks, and negotiating a successful takeover, all before the age of thirty.

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