B Commerce, B Laws, Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice

Rod became a Board Member in September 2010.

Rod holds a Bachelor of Commerce, a Bachelor of Laws and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.

Rod is a practicing solicitor and a private investigator who has 25 years experience in investigations including 5 years in the Corporate Sector and 15 years as an investigator with Victoria Police, including 4 years in the Major Fraud Group and secondment to the National Crime Authority working on Organised Crime.

During his service in the Major Fraud Group, Rod worked on investigations into multi-million dollar frauds as well as leading a team of fraud investigators and included the conduct of international and multi-national investigations where Rod maintained responsibility for the successful co-ordination of multiple law enforcement agencies.

Rod’s corporate experience includes working for the large corporations, ExxonMobil and Crown Casino where Rod was required to conduct investigations both in Australia and overseas and where he worked with the senior management teams of those companies.

Rod’s combination of legal and investigation skills allows him to bring a comprehensive approach to government and corporate management.