Robert has more than 16 years of experience across diverse industries in the public (state and federal) and the private sectors, in various capacities as Internal Auditor, Senior Internal Auditor, and Head of Internal Audit. He has also held previous roles in allied disciplines such as accounting, taxation, performance assurance, risk management, controls, investigations, and compliance. He has extensive experience performing and managing financial, operational, and compliance audits, and advisory work.
Robert holds a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA), a Certified Government Auditing Professional (CGAP), a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and holds a Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA) and an Accreditation in Internal Audit Quality Assessment and Validation. In 2015, Robert has received the John Blackman Award and the William S. Smith Certificate of Honors for outstanding performance on the CIA examinations in Australia and globally, respectively. Committed to continuous professional learning, he is a Juris Doctor (graduate professional law degree) student at The University of Sydney.