Robert has worked in senior roles in the public sector since 1996, initially as Corporate Director at two major Sydney Metropolitan Councils, before roles in the NSW State Government Premiers Department, Centennial Park & Moore Park Trust, Heritage Office, NSW Arts, NSW Treasury, and most recently the Communities & Justice Cluster.
Recent roles include being the Governance Manager and Chief Risk Officer at the NSW Electoral Commission and currently the Field Operations Business Manager at NSW Fire & Rescue. Robert has also held and still maintains C suite roles in the not for profit sector, private enterprise and professional services.
Robert is an FCPA, JP, Registered Tax Agent and Chartered Secretary with degrees in Business majoring in Accounting and a graduate diploma in Corporate Management. He currently chairs CPA’s NSW Public Sector Committee and is a member of IPAA’s Audit & Risk Committee. In his spare time he enjoys offshore sailing, tennis, watching the Rabbitohs win in the rugby league, and mentoring graduates for the Public Service Commission, Governance Institute and CPA Australia.