Tony Walker ASM is Chief Executive Officer of Ambulance Victoria. He has is qualified Intensive Care Paramedic with over three decades experience working in a range of senior clinical, operational and leadership roles within the ambulance sector.
Over the past three years Tony has led significant transformation at Ambulance Victoria to improve the health and wellbeing of their workforce and the response they provide to the community.
Tony holds an adjunct appointment as Associate Professor in the College of Health and Biomedicine at Victoria University and is a Fellow of Paramedics Australasia, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and Board Director of the Emergency Services Foundation, the Australasian Council of Ambulance Authorities and the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia.
He is past Chair of the Australian Resuscitation Council (Victorian branch) and past Deputy Convenor of the Australian Resuscitation Council ALS sub-committee, an Associate Investigator with the Australian Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (Aus-ROC) and an Executive Member of the Global Resuscitation Alliance, an international network collaborating to implement best practices to increase survival from sudden cardiac arrest.